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  • snout length ~eye
    D origin over pectoral
    tail tip stiff
    flanges on both lips, hollow behind top flange not divided
    pectoral base within limits of gill opening
  • snout: cónical, projecting, ~ large eye
    D origin over gill opening
    D & A large
    ~ 1/2 TL, tip blunt & stiff, small C
    lips with low flanges
    pectoral long, base ends above gill opening
  • top jaw projecting, large pores, lip no flange
    tail tapering, tip soft flexible
    jaw teeth - no cutting edge, not exposed when mouth closed
    roof of mouth: 1-2 large central teeth
  • both lips with flanges, top flange wide
    tail tip soft, flexible
    jaw teeth: 1-2 rows, outer row - > cutting edge
  • tail > 60% TL, tip soft, flexible
    rear nostril eliptical, before eye
    D origin before gill slit
    lip flanges - lower only, narrow
    teeth: bands on jaws, between top jaws isolated patch
    vomer teeth: broad, long patch
    pectoral large