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Family Cirrhitidae

JAPAN

Cirrhitichthys aureus

Futo, Izu, Japan, 45 feet

Osezaki, Izu, Japan, 30 feet

GOLDEN HAWKFISH

Uncommon at scuba depths on dropoffs.  Attains 5 inches.  India, China, Japan, and Sulawesi.