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updated 9/9/2012

Family Pegasidae

HAWAII

Eurypegasus papilio 

North Shore, Oahu, 120 feet

HAWAIIAN SEAMOTH

Uncommon on sand or rubble deeper than 80 feet.  Attracted to bright lights at the surface at night.  Attains 3 inches.  Endemic to Hawaii.