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Location: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa and the Red Sea to
Japan and Lord Howe Island, Australia
Environment: Deep water species.
Climate: deep water
Availability: not available
15.0-25.0cm Coronet: high, with five short spines, and high plate
in front of coronet. Spines: low and rounded. Deep head; narrow
body; thick body rings; prominent, rounded eye spine; thick snout.
Pale, often with tiny white spots running in vertical lines