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Comprehensive Description

    Biology
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    Found in turbid water, over mud bottoms (Ref. 42981). Hides under vegetation (Ref. 42981).

Morphology

    Morphology
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    Dorsal spines (total): 0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 18 - 20; Analspines: 0; Analsoft rays: 12 - 13; Vertebrae: 30 - 32

Diagnostic Description

    Diagnostic Description
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    Abdomopodium rays 2-7 thickened basally and curved anteriorly; series of 10-14 dark brown pigmented v-shaped vertical bars along sides; adult males with dark brown area surrounding about and in front of genital region; dark brown abdominal pigmentation (Ref. 42981).

Threats

    Threats
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    Not Evaluated