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Synonyms for soldierfish

the larger squirrelfishes


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2 1 Carcharhinidae Requiem Sharks 0 0 Cirrhitidae Hawkfishes 0 0 Diodontidae Porcupinefishes 48 2 Elasmobranchii Sharks & Rays 307 6 Exocoetidae Hyingfishes 0 0 Fistulariidae Cometfishes 0 0 Holocentridae Squirrelfishes & 1 1 Soldierfishes Holocentridae cf.
Reef fishes and invertebrates include lobsters, crabs, octopus, surgeonfishes, parrotfishes, and cryptic nocturnal species such as glasseyes (Heteropriacanthus cruentatus and other priacanthids), soldierfishes, Myripristis spp., and squirrelfishes, Sargocentron spp.
Reef fish harvests of surgeon and soldierfishes are also significant in this area.
He'e (octopus), limu (algae), and cryptic fishes such as aweoweo (glasseyes) and u'u (soldierfishes) are speared or hand-collected by diving or swimming (with or without scuba).