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Updated 5/13/2013

Family Haemulidae

TROPICAL WESTERN ATLANTIC

Haemulon aurolineatum

Benwood wreck, Key Largo, FL, 40 feet

Juveniles, Stock Island, FL, 3 feet

TOMTATE

Fairly common in small groups on shallow reefs.  Widest yellow stripe runs through the eye.  Attains 10 inches.  Maryland to Brazil.