Also known as Bighead Tilefish, Blanquillo, Tilefin.
Found singly over mud and sand bottoms of rocky reefs.
They dig into the substrate for small fish and invertebrates.
Length - 102cm
Depth - 3-150m
Widespread Eastern Pacific
Tilefish form undersea Pueblo villages made from gravel or sand substrate these self-made burrows and caves are at the base of reefs or piles of rock, often in canyons or at the edge of steep slopes.
If disturbed they quickly dive head-first into their constructed retreats. Ref: https://www.fishbase.se/summary/3539