Location: Indo-Pacific: Sri Lanka to Taiwan and
Environment: muddy or sandy bottoms and in coral reefs
Availability: WC occasionally available
Physical Characteristics: 4-6 inches (5.3-16.0cm)
Coronet: low-medium with four or five sharp spines. Spines:
well-developed, blunt tipped or quite sharp. Color variable;
plain, or pale with darker ‘saddles’ across dorso-lateral surface and
darker cross-bands on tail.