Small body with calcareous outer wall. Glassy, white to slightly golden appearance. Up to 2 cm long.
This little species is one of two fissiparous sea cucumber species on the coast of Victoria. This reproductive strategy of dividing the body in two was discovered recently when one live individual in a seawater container became two overnight.
Under surface of rocks and among seaweeds, to depth of at least 16 m.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed