Cocotropus echinatus (Cantor, 1849)
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 Family:  Aploactinidae (Velvetfishes)
 Max. size:  7.17 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal
 Distribution:  Eastern Indian Ocean: Malaysia.
 Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 8-8; Dorsal soft rays (total): 11-11; Anal spines: 2-2; Anal soft rays: 8-8; Vertebrae: 28-28. Prickles on body greatly reduced and widely spaced (Ref. 39602).
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 18.03.02
 Modified by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 24.11.03

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