Urolophus circularis, Rottnest Island, WA, Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Numerous light circular markings with dark circles or spots within. Secretive, found under kelp or ledges on or near rocky reef.
Depth: 5 - 120 m
Habitat: Rocky Reef
IUCN Threat Status: Vulnerable
Occurrence: Common (40% 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.