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  • D XI-XIV
    base C - short rays thick
    preopercle smooth
    opercle: 1 short, flat spine
    no LL
  • base C - short rays not thickened
    LL 2 parts
  • head pointed, top profile ~horizontal
    D VIII, 12-13, divided to base
    tail base deep
    front nostrils tubular, near top lips