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Biology

Benthic (Ref. 58302). Adults occur on deep coastal slopes and deep sand flats (Ref. 48636). Usually on open sand and rubble substrates near reefs (Ref. 48636, 58302). Adults have lyre-tail and may swim high above the substrate to feed on zooplankton, usually amongst other fishes such as basslets (Ref. 48636).

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