Noumea simplex, Solitary Islands, NSW, Photo: Ian Shaw
Opaque white or pink body, usually with a series of orange blotches or dashes irregularly around the mantle edge, particularly in front of the rhinophores and behind the gills. Rhinophores are pale proximally and orange distally. The gills are predominantly white with orange tipped pinnae. Grows to 14 mm.
Sea Temperature Range: 24.6-29.2°C
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Widespread (100% of sites)
Occurrence describes how often the species is found on surveys within its distribution.
It is calculated as the % of reef sites surveyed by RLS divers across all the ecoregions in which the species has been observed
Abundance: Solitary (1 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.