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Family Syngnathidae

HAWAII

Dunckerocampus baldwini    endemic.gif (1686 bytes)

Portlock, Oahu, 25 feet

 

Kewalo Pipe, Oahu, 60 feet

Kewalo Pipe, Oahu, 60 feet

BALDWIN'S or REDSTRIPE PIPEFISH

Uncommon in dark holes at scuba depths where it may function as a cleaner.  Brown with a red stripe and tiny tail.  Attains 4 inches.  Endemic to Hawai‘i.