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  • upper body uniform/6-7 dark saddles
    white blotch under eye
    fins no spots, D&A - dark edges
    D & A not joined to C
    10-11 lower gill rakers
    lights in V band across front chin
    lowest LL ends 3 pores before its line of lights
    A 30-35
  • ~ 7 saddles on back
    border D: 6 blotches
    A&C dark margins, A 33-39
    D & A not joined to C
    lower gill rakers: 11-13
    lower LL ends ~ 16 pores behind its row of light organs
  • head & body spotted
    back: 6-7 saddles; D: 9-10 blotches
    C: dark border
    D & A not joined to C
    7-9 lower gill rakers
    lower LL ends behind its line of photophores
    A 29-33
  • back 9-10 saddles
    D & pectoral - spots and bars
    D & A not joined to C
    lights in U band across front chin
    10-14 lower gill rakers
    LL ends ~ 10 pores before its line of photophores
    A 33-38