Polymastia fusca *

Polymastia fusca

Summary 2

Chocolate brown, usually dark

Common in the lowest parts of the intertidal down.

Found on shaded surfaces in the lowest intertidal, on walls and under overhangs in rock pools, and in the shallow subtidal in seaweed beds.

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More Info

iNaturalist NZ Map

Location East Coast Northern NI, West Coast Northern NI
Habitat Covered Rock, Indents, Rock Pool, Seaweed Beds, Walls
Occurence Common
Tide zone Intertidal, Subtidal