Tutufa bufo (Roding, 1798)

Photographer: 
Steve Smith
Date: 
Thursday, 19 March 2009
Location: 
Sth Solitary Island
Depth: 
12m
Tutufa bufo
Tutufa bufo
Photographer: 
Steve Smith
Date: 
Thursday, 19 March 2009
Location: 
Sth Solitary Island
Depth: 
12m
Distribution:

Uncommon in the Solitary Islands Marine Park. Found in the Indo-west Pacific. Northern Australia from Cape Naturaliste in WA to Bermagui in NSW.

Ecological Notes:

Recovered from depths to 150m, uncommonly sighted by scuba divers.

Additional Notes:

Grows to about 230mm.