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Updated 2/4/2013

Family Synodontidae

HAWAII

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

HAWAIIAN LIZARDFISH

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.