A cylindrical colony of zooids on the end of a stalk. The zooids form paired rows along the side of the colony structure. Colour is usually transparent with white tips on the siphons that may appear as white dots. Colony up to 6 cm long, stalk 30 cm long.
These ascidians are usually seasonal, being more common in cooler months when the colony head regenerates.
In sediment near reef and seagrass areas, to depth of 25 m.
Indonesia, southern and eastern Australia.
Plankton or Particles
Recorded in Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed