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Family Pomacanthidae

HAWAII

Centropyge loricula

Kaiwi Point, Hawaii, 60 feet

 

Waikiki Aquarium

 

 

Puako, Hawaii, 25 feet

FLAME ANGELFISH

Uncommon among Finger Coral or rubble at scuba depths only around the island of Hawai�i and fairly common elsewhere in the Tropical Pacific.  Red with irregular black bars, Hawaiian fish have comparatively little orange or yellow ahead of the caudal peduncle.  An herbivorous species popular with aquarists.  Attains 4 inches.  Hawai�i and the Tropical Pacific.