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Family Labridae

HAWAII

Iniistius celebicus

Juvenile, Sharks Cove, Oahu, 25 feet

Juvenile, Firehouse, Oahu, 35 feet

 

Female, Firehouse, Oahu, 35 feet

 

 

Supermale, Firehouse, Oahu, 35 feet

BRONZESPOT RAZORFISH

Uncommon over sand at scuba depths.  Pale blue-gray with a large dark patch behind the pectoral fin and another blotch ahead of the tail.  Feeds upon invertebrates and dives into the sand when threatened.  Similar to the endemic Iniistius umbrilatus.  Attains 8 inches.  Indonesia east to Hawai‘i and Samoa.