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  • D base: dark spot at rear
    Haiti
    male: pelvic tips swollen, sex organ - with fleshy palp, no spines
  • 4-5 rows black dots along scale rows, central row -> dark line
    D, C & pectoral yellow
    A&pelvics bluish
    Cuba, Belize, S Florida
    male: pectoral 5th ray scalloped, sex organ - no palp, + hooks above tip
  • dark stripe back from eye
    dark line under tail base
    scale edges dark
    D 8-10
    A 10-11
    Caribbean Mexico, Guatemala, Cuba, Bahamas, Cayman, Jamaica
    male: pectoral 5th ray scalloped, sex organ - no palp, + hooks above tip
    lateral scales 29-32
  • several lines conspicuous black dots along body
    fins yellowish
    D 8-10
    A 11
    male: pectoral 5th ray scalloped, sex organ - no palp, + hooks above tip, tip blunt, round
    lateral scales 28-30