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Updated 8/14/2016

 Family Hexabranchidae


Hexabranchus aureomarginatus 

Portlock, O'ahu, 12 feet


Sharks Cove, O'ahu, 25 feet


Portlock, O'ahu, 20 feet


Cargo Pier, Midway Atoll, 20 feet


Makapu'u tidepool, O'ahu


Makapu'u tidepool, O'ahu



Hanauma Bay, O'ahu, 8 feet


Egg mass, Sharks Cove, O'ahu, 25 feet

Kahe Point, O'ahu, 20 feet


Oral tentacles, Onekahakaha tidepool, Hawai'i

Alligator Rock, O'ahu, 20 feet


Puoukea Firehouse, O'ahu, 20 feet


Common on reefs at night, hides in holes during the day.  Inner margin of dorsum is yellow, red centrally with paired white blotches.  Attains 8 inches.  Endemic to Hawai'i.