Distribution: Western Atlantic, from Southern Florida and the Gulf of Mexico to Brazil.
Sometimes confused with Lactophrys triqueter.
at Pointe Borgnèse
at Caneel Bay
(US Virgin Islands)
at Cayo Alcatracito
at Lac Bay
at Caye Caulker Shark Ray Alley
at Hol Chan Cut
at Petite Terre
at Mangel Halto
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