Florent's Guide To The

Hawaii Reefs

Angelfishes
Flame Angelfish
Potter's Angelfish
Anthias
Hawaiian Longfin Anthias
Barnacles
Sessile Barnacles
Barracudas
Great Barracuda
Bigeyes
Glasseye Snapper
Black Corals
Common Wire Coral
Feathery Black Coral
Hawaiian Black Coral
Blennies
Gargantuan Blenny
Gosline's Fangblenny
Leopard Blenny
Boxer Shrimps
Banded Coral Shrimp
Boxfishes
Spotted Boxfish
Thornback Cowfish
Brown Algae
Ornate Seaweed
Bryozoans
Lacy Bryozoan
Butterflyfishes
Big Longnose Butterflyfish
Blacklip Butterflyfish
Bluestripe Butterflyfish
Fourspot Butterflyfish
Longnose Butterflyfish
Milletseed Butterflyfish
Multiband Butterflyfish
Ornate Butterflyfish
Pyramid Butterflyfish
Raccoon Butterflyfish
Redfin Butterflyfish
Reticulated Butterflyfish
Saddled Butterflyfish
Schooling Bannerfish
Speckled Butterflyfish
Teardrop Butterflyfish
Threadfin Butterflyfish
Cardinalfishes
Bandfin Cardinalfish
Iridescent Cardinalfish
Chubs
Brassy Chub
Pacific Chub
Topsail Chub
Comb Jellies
Red-Spot Comb Jelly
Venus Girdle
Conger Eels
Hawaiian Conger Eel
Cornetfishes
Bluespotted Cornetfish
Cowries
Gaskoin's cowry
Half-Swimmer Cowry
Humpback Cowry
Leviathan Cowry
Pacific Deer Cowry
Reticulated Cowry
Tiger Cowry
Damselfishes
Agile Chromis
Blackspot Sergeant
Blue-Eye Damselfish
Hawaiian Bicolor Chromis
Hawaiian Dascyllus
Hawaiian Gregory
Hawaiian Sergeant
Indo-Pacific Sergeant
Oval Chromis
Threespot Chromis
Dartfishes
Fire Dartfish
Dolphins
Bottlenose Dolphin
Short-Finned Pilot Whale
Spinner Dolphin
Eagle Rays
Spotted Eagle Ray
Emperors
Humpnose Bigeye Bream
Feather Duster Worms
Indian Feather Duster
Filefishes
Fantail Filefish
Scrawled Filefish
Yelloweye Filefish
Flatworms
Divided Flatworm
Fuchsia Flatworm
Pleasing Flatworm
Flounders
Flowery flounder
Leopard Flounder
Flying Gurnards
Helmut Gurnard
Frogfishes
Freckled Frogfish
Giant Frogfish
Striated Frogfish
Goatfishes
Island Goatfish
Manybar Goatfish
Sidespot Goatfish
Whitesaddle Goatfish
Yellowfin Goatfish
Yellowstripe Goatfish
Gobies
Large Whip Goby
Redearth Pygmygoby
Shoulderbar Goby
Stony Coral Ghostgoby
Twospot Sandgoby
Wire Coral Goby
Gorgonians
White Telesto
Groupers
Peacock Grouper
Hawkfishes
Arc-Eye Hawkfish
Freckled Hawkfish
Longnose Hawkfish
Marbled Hawkfish
Redbarred Hawkfish
Headshield Slugs
Brown-Lined Paperbubble
Pilsbry's Headshield Slug
Helmet Shells
Horned Helmet
Hermit Crabs
Haig's Hermit Crab
Halloween Hermit Crab
Hawaiian Elegant Hermit Crab
Hopper's Hermit Crab
Jeweled Anemone Hermit Crab
Laurent's Hermit Crab
White-spotted Hermit Crab
Whitebanded Hermit Crab
        
Hydroid
White Stinger
Jacks
Almaco Jack
Bluefin Trevally
Rainbow Runner
Whitetongue Jack
Jellyfishes
Moon Jelly
Sea Thimble Jellyfish
Lionfishes
Hawaiian Red Lionfish
Lizardfishes
Clearfin Lizardfish
Hawaiian Lizardfish
Orangemouth Lizardfish
Reef Lizardfish
Slender Lizardfish
Twospot Lizardfish
Manta Rays
Giant Manta Ray
Reef Manta Ray
Mantis Shrimps
Ciliated Mantis Shrimp
Moray Eels
Barred Moray Eel
Dwarf Moray Eel
Giant Moray Eel
Indo-Pacific Viper Moray
Snowflake Moray Eel
Stout Moray Eel
Tiger Snake Moray Eel
Undulated Moray Eel
Whitemouth Moray Eel
Yellow-Headed Moray Eel
Yellowmargin Moray Eel
Zebra Moray Eel
Nassa Mud Snails
Pimpled Basket Shell
Nudibranchs
Ardeadoris poliahu
Bicolor Flabellina
Blue Dragon Nudibranch
Colorful Hypselodoris
Desirable Flabellina
Fellow's Nudibranch
Gloomy Tambja
Gold-Lace Nudibranch
Goniobranchus sp. 1
Indian Caloria
Many-Lobed Ceratosoma
Pimpled Phyllidiella
Spanish Dancer
Swollen Phyllidia
Tom Smith's Nudibranch
White-Margin Nudibranch
Octopuses
Day Octopus
Parasitic Snails
Crystalline Sea Star Snail
Parrotfishes
Bullethead Parrotfish
Palenose Parrotfish
Redlip Parrotfish
Regal Parrotfish
Stareye Parrotfish
Pelagic Tunicates
Pyrosoma atlanticum
Salpa maxima
Salpa spp.
Porcupinefishes
Balloonfish
Porcupinefish
Pufferfishes
Ambon Toby
Guineafowl Puffer
Hawaiian Crown Toby
Hawaiian Whitespotted Toby
Lantern Toby
Whitespotted Puffer
Red Algae
Gibsmithia hawaiiensis
Reef Lobsters
Red Reef Lobster
Remoras
Sharksucker
Ribbon Worms
Striped Ribbon Worm
Sandperches
Redspotted Sandperch
Sap-Sucking Slugs
Ornate Elysia
Ringed Sap-Sucking Slug
Scorpionfishes
Leaf Scorpionfish
Shortfin Scorpionfish
Speckled Scorpionfish
Titan Scorpionfish
Sea Anemones
Hermit Crab Anemone
Sea Cucumbers
Black Sea Cucumber
Difficult Sea Cucumber
Hawaiian Spiky Sea Cucumber
Hawaiian Yellow-tip Sea Cucumber
Horrible Sea Cucumber
Light-Spotted Sea Cucumber
Lion's Paw Sea Cucumbers
Paradoxical Sea Cucumber
Pinkfish Sea Cucumber
Plump Sea Cucumber
Teated Sea Cucumber
Whitespotted Sea Cucumber
Sea Hares
Spotted Sea Hare
Sea Stars
Crown-Of-Thorns
Mottled Linckia
Pin Cushion Sea Star
Sea Urchins
Banded Urchin
Blue-Black Urchin
Collector Urchin
Needle-spined Urchin
Oblong Sea Urchin
Pale Rock-Boring Urchin
Pebble Collector Urchin
Radiant Sea Urchin
Red Slate Pencil Urchin
Rough-Spined Urchin
Shingle Sea Urchin
Sharks
Gray Reef Shark
Whale Shark
Whitetip Reef Shark
Shrimps
Anker's Whip Coral Shrimp
Clear Cleaner Shrimp
Emperor Shrimp
Harlequin Shrimp
Marbled Shrimp
Purple Urchin Shrimp
Reticulated Hinge-Beak Shrimp
Sea Star Shrimp
Squat Anemone Shrimp
Starry Coral Shrimp
Striped Bumblebee Shrimp
White-Banded Cleaner Shrimp
        
Sidegill Slugs
Forskal's Pleurobranch
Slipper Lobsters
Blunt Slipper Lobster
Sculptured Slipper Lobster
Snake Eels
Freckled Snake Eel
Saddled Snake Eel
Snappers
Blacktail Snapper
Bluestripe Snapper
Smalltoothed Jobfish
Spaghetti Worms
Medusa Worm
Spiny Lobsters
Banded Spiny Lobster
Pronghorn Spiny Lobster
Red Banded Lobster
Sponges
Vagabond Boring Sponge
Squids
Bigfin Reef Squid
Squirrelfishes
Bigscale Soldierfish
Blue Lined Squirrelfish
Brick Soldierfish
Crown Squirrelfish
Epaulette Soldierfish
Sabre Squirrelfish
Spotfin Squirrelfish
Whitetip soldierfish
Stony Corals
Antler Coral
Cauliflower Coral
Common Razor Coral
Granular Razor Coral
Orange Cup Coral
Rice Coral
Surgeonfishes
Achilles Tang
Blue-Lined Surgeonfish
Bluespine Unicornfish
Brown Surgeonfish
Convict Tang
Eyestripe Surgeonfish
Goldring Surgeonfish
Hawaiian Bristletooth
Orangeband Surgeonfish
Orangespine Unicornfish
Pacific Sailfin Tang
Paletail Unicornfish
Sleek Unicornfish
Whitebar Surgeonfish
Whitecheek Surgeonfish
Yellow Tang
Yellowfin Surgeonfish
Triggerfishes
Black Durgon
Bridled Triggerfish
Gilded Triggerfish
Picasso Triggerfish
Pinktail Triggerfish
Scythe Triggerfish
Wedgetail Triggerfish
Triton Shells
Triton's Trumpet
True Crabs
Blue-Eyed Rock Crab
Convex Crab
Giant Box Crab
Green Flat Rock Crab
Hawaiian Swimming Crab
Red Swimming Crab
Red-Spotted Guard Crab
Rough Box Crab
Rust-Spotted Guard Crab
Sea Cucumber Swimming Crab
Splendid Pebble Crab
Spotted Reef Crab
Two Tooth Guard Crab
Yellow-Spotted Guard Crab
Trumpetfishes
Pacific Trumpetfish
Tube Worms
Indo-Pacific Christmas Tree Worm
Tunicates
Ivory Tunicate
Turtles
Green Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Loggerhead Turtle
Wrasses
Belted Wrasse
Cigar Wrasse
Disappearing Wrasse
Eightstripe Wrasse
Fourstripe Wrasse
Hawaiian Cleaner Wrasse
Hawaiian Hogfish
Ladder Wrasse
Ornate Wrasse
Pacific Bird Wrasse
Peacock Razorfish
Ringtail Wrasse
Rockmover Wrasse
Saddle Wrasse
Shortnose Wrasse
Slingjaw Wrasse
Smalltail Wrasse
Sunset Wrasse
Surge Wrasse
Twospot Wrasse
Whitepatch Razorfish
Yellowstripe Coris
Yellowtail Coris
Zanclidae
Moorish Idol
Zoanthids
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