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  • body oval, deep
    snout groove narrow, rhomboidal
    uniform red
    spines under eye point forwards
    no large spines on operculum, preoperculum
    A 11
  • body oval, deep
    snout: central groove oblong
    uniforme red
    big spines point back under eye
    preoperculum bluntly angular, 2 large spines
    A 9-12
  • red + black shoulder bar
    D X + I
    preoperculum crescentic
    operculum & preoperculum - no large spine
    A 12-13
  • body red + 2 black blotches: under D & upper tail base
    spiny D: red, large black blotch at front
    inside pectoral base - pale