Lipotrapeza vestiens

Lipotrapeza vestiens

Size: 12 cm

Distribution: All SA coastal and gulf waters

Habitat: Rocky areas, in sediment under rocks

Depth: Lower intertidal to 10+ metres

A small but thick pink to reddish-brown sea cucumber, this species has relatively large light-coloured tube feet. It is often covered in a covering of shell-grit and small stones.