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  • snout short
    eye large
    D1 VIII, no long spines
    head & body dark + dense dots
    C round, large
    pelvics = disc
    scales: under belly & tail base (+ 2 large at end)
  • snout pointed
    top lip partly connected to snout
    Ds separate; D1 IV-V
    body: dense dots + ~16 dark bars, some in Vs
    scales: A base 1 row; flank 0-25; tail base 2 side + bottom row
  • upper body: numerous dark bars/saddles, break into spots at rear
    head: dark lines radiate behind eye
    D1 VI-VII, 2 Ds separate
    A base: no row scales