Liomera cf margaritata (A. Milne Edwards, 1873)


Status unknown in the Solitary Islands Marine Park. Members of the family are distributed widely across tropical northern Australia south to around Sydney.

Ecological Notes: 

The genus is common in inshore tropical waters, under rocks or in coral rubble.

Additional Notes: 

Specimen pictured approximately 10 mm carapace width.


Identification thanks to Peter Davie, Senior Curator, Crustacea, Queensland Museum, Brisbane.

Atlas of Living Australia website at Accessed 13/11/2018.