Doppelganger Cunjevoi

Pyura doppelgangera Rius & Teske, 2013

Common along Tomahawk Beach in the rock pools this species is believed to originated in Tasmania and is hard to distinguish from Pyura praeputialis from external views although P. praeputialis is a larger species they are close to identical hance the naming of this species as "doppelgangera".

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What habitats does Pyura doppelgangera live in?

Low rocky intertidal reefs and subtidal rocky reefs

What is the distribution of Pyura doppelgangera?

Southern Australia including around Tasmania

How big does Pyura doppelgangera grow?

Usually does not grow larger than 60mm

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There are no local sightings for this species at the moment

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