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Updated 2/4/2013

Family Synodontidae


Synodus ulae

Haleiwa Trench, Oahu, 50 feet


Macaw Wreck, Midway Atoll, 25 feet

Keoki's Ledge, Midway Atoll, 30 feet


Pearl & Hermes Reef, NWHI, 20 feet

Sea Cave, Oahu, 50 feet


Waimea Bay, Oahu, 20 feet

Waimea Bay, Oahu, 20 feet


Juvenile, Waimea Bay, Oahu, 20 feet

Lana'i Lookout, Oahu, 40 feet


Robust species common on sandy reefs at scuba depths.  White with numerous reddish-brown markings arranged into vague hourglass-shaped bars.  Attains at least 13 inches.  Restricted to Hawai‘i, Japan, and Taiwan.