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Created 3/23/2013

Family Zeidae


Zenopsis nebulosa

Kawaihae, Hawaii, 800 feet

MIRROR DORY    Kagamidai

Lives near the ocean floor from 100 to 2400 feet throughout warm and temperate portions of the Indo-Pacific & Eastern Pacific.  An excellent food fish usually caught by trawling, rarely by hook and line.  Attains 28 inches and nearly 7 pounds.  The specimen above weighed 6 lbs 10 oz., a Hawaii State record.