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Black to dark brown body, with narrow white bands. Long snake like body, from 0,40 to 1,50 metres in length.
In crevices in reefs, between 3 and 26 metres depth, lives solitary. Feeds on crabs, mollusks, and sea urchins. Shy when approached, occasionally feeds during day time. In Eastern Pacific from Baja California to Colombia.
Spotted on Feb 26, 2011
Submitted on Jan 14, 2012