Jorunna sp.

Jorunna sp.
Jorunna sp.
Photographer: 
Bob Edgar
Date: 
Sunday, 12 January 2014
Location: 
Nth Solitary Island
Depth: 
12m
Jorunna sp.
Jorunna sp.
Photographer: 
Ian Shaw
Date: 
Friday, 17 January 2014
Location: 
NW Solitary Island
Depth: 
10m
Distribution:

Moderately common in the SIMP. Undescribed species presently known from central NSW to southern Qld.

Ecological Notes:

Found in areas of rich benthic fauna amongst shell rubble and edges of rocky reef. Feeds on sponges.

Additional Notes:

This species has a yellowish golden body with regularly spaced black spots. The gills are translucent whitish/grey with black edges. Grows to 20mm.