Species of the genus Iniistius have highly compressed bodies and a steep forehead with a firm knife-like anterior edge - enabling them to easily dive into the sand when threatened.
Author: Bray, D.J. 2016
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Bray, D.J. 2016, Iniistius in Fishes of Australia, accessed 20 Aug 2017, http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/Home/genus/718