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  • elongate, tapering, very compressed
    D origin on nape
    D & A no spines, v long bases
  • elongate, compressed, tapering; head deep, convex forehead; eyes low
    D & A: no spines, low, long bases
    tail base: 3 keels
    C semilunar
    mouth small, opens at front
    pelvics tiny
    skin spiny