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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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