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Family Haemulidae

INDO-PACIFIC

Plectorhinchus chaetodonoides

Juvenile, Waikiki Aquarium

Subadult, Waikiki Aquarium

 

Subadult, Wakatobi, Indonesia, 50 feet

Large subadult, Waikiki Aquarium

 

Adult, Wakatobi, Indonesia, 50 feet

HARLEQUIN SWEETLIPS

Fairly common under ledges during the day.  Color pattern varies greatly by age.  Attains 20 inches.  Mauritius to Okinawa, Tonga and the Caroline Islands.