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Selenka, 1867

H. (Lessonothuria) verrucosa is a deep chocolate-brown sea cucumber with an upper surface often suffused with orange. It is a medium to large species (to 200 (300) mm), with a thick and cylindrical but pliable body The taller papillae above are tipped with orange, and it has a smooth tegument. Spicules are low tables with a spiny disc and irregular buttons. H. verrucosa may be found on reefs, largely buried in sand of flats or lagoons, with its cloaca and part of its upper surface exposed.

Holothuria verrucosa