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Occurs in sandy areas of reef flats and shallow lagoons. Nests in empty mollusk shells. Small juveniles were found below the upside-down jelly Cassiopea that moves over sandy substrates and provided safe travel (Ref. 48636). Oviparous (Ref. 205). Nests in empty mollusk shells (Ref. 1602). Eggs are demersal and adhesive (Ref. 205).


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