General Description

Body large and worm-like. No tube feet. Orange, pink or red with conspicuous white spots. Up to 25 cm long.


Like a few other holothuroid species on the coast of Victoria, this species occurs also in New Zealand where it was originally described and named.


New Zealand and south-eastern Australia, excluding Tasmania.


In sand and other sediment under and near rocks, to depth of at least 2 m.

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