In members of this genus the eversible pharynx has papillae only (hard paragnaths are absent). This species can be distinguished from similar southern Australian species in having transverse dorsal lamellae on chaetigers 10 to about 20 and paired ventral cirri from chaetiger 3. Body up to about 2 cm long.
Sometimes found in estuaries but more often in fully marine conditions in coastal waters.
Port Phillip Bay and other coastal bays.
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed