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Goniistius zonatus

Osezaki, Izu, Japan, 40 feet

Yawatano, Izu, Japan, 20 feet

SPOTTEDTAIL MORWONG    Takanohadai

Common at scuba depths from central Japan to Hong Kong.  Attains 17 inches.  Raised by aquaculture in Japan for sashimi.