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  • 7 brown bars, 1st 3 wider than pale interspaces
    inner 1/2 Ds, A & C orange
    scales: rough, 12-14 nape, 0 opercle
  • 2 bars/rows spots under eye
    D1 no elongate spines
    pale bars: dark centerline
    pale bars: =/> dark bars, with dark centerline
    Ds, A & C; red
    all pectoral base dark, color onto body
  • uniform red-grey, cheek 3-4 rows orange spots
    pectoral base: 2 orange spots
    male D1 black & orange blotches
    D1 - 1st 2 spines elongate both sexes
    25-26 lateral scales
  • head & body orange
    under eye: ~3 oblique dark bars
    ~10 narrow pale saddles/bars on back, 2-3 on nape
    D1 elongate spines in male
    male pectoral base: large black blotch
    24 lateral scales
  • 3-4 rows spots radiate back from eye
    D1 no elongate spines
    dark bars: no pale centerline
    pale bars < dark bars, + dark centerline
    pectoral 15 (15-17), large blackish basal spot
  • D1 elongate spines
    head & body: ~13 orange bars ( - pale centerline)
    narrow blue-grey bars (+ dark centerline)
    pectoral base: large spot
  • olive to orange + 7 narrow pale bars
    spots -> stripes & bars: Ds, A & C: barred
    scales: rough, on opercle & all nape
  • front dark bars = width of pale interspaces, rear narrower
    spots -> stripes & bars: Ds, A & C: barred
    scales: breast - smooth, 16-18 nape, 0 opercle