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Female, Portlock, Oahu, 5 feet
Male, Lanai Lookout, Oahu
Inhabits dark holes in the
surf zone thus rarely seen. A large purplish-brown species with white speckles
and obscure vertical bars. Nuptial males exhibit a bright orange
head. Attains 8 inches. Endemic to Hawaii.