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2 1 Green Turtle

Green Turtle

by FayeFairyHawaii, USA

Spotted in Kealakekua bay, Hawaii.

0 0 Short-finned Pilot Whale

Short-finned Pilot Whale

by FayeFairyHawaii, USA

Spotted near Kealakekua bay, a small pod of ...

1 2 Carpenter Bee

Carpenter Bee

by petrainviHawaii, USA

Approx 1 inch, brown golden wings, hairy legs

4 0 Spotted Eagle Ray

Spotted Eagle Ray

by SargonRHawaii, USA

Spotted Eagle Ray in Kealakekua Bay, on the ...

1 0 Black Triggerfish

Black Triggerfish

by Eduardo.RodriguezHawaii, USA

Black with blue lines along the base of the soft dorsal and anal fins. When ...

3 0 Whitemouth Moray

Whitemouth Moray

by Eduardo.RodriguezHawaii, USA

Brown, covered with white dots. The inner mouth is entirely bright white.

0 0 Pinktail Triggerfish (humumumu hi'u kole)

Pinktail Triggerfish (humumumu hi'u kole)

by birdlady6000

Dark brown with a white and pink tail. Dorsal and anal fins are clear or ...

1 0 Whitebar Surgeonfish

Whitebar Surgeonfish

by Eduardo.RodriguezHawaii, USA

This surgeon has a prominent white bar behind the eye, bisecting the mostly ...

0 1 Whitespotted Surgeonfish (api)

Whitespotted Surgeonfish (api)

by birdlady6000

Has 2 white bars, 1 behind the eye and 1 behind the pectoral fin. Many white ...

0 2 Threadfin Butterflyfish (kikakapu)

Threadfin Butterflyfish (kikakapu)

by birdlady6000

One of the soft dorsal spines on this handsome Indo-Pacific fish is elongated ...

0 2 Whitebar Surgeonfish (maikoiko)

Whitebar Surgeonfish (maikoiko)

by birdlady6000

Easy to ID by a prominent white bar bisecting a black/grey head and a thin ...

0 0 Fourspot Butterflyfish ( lauhau)

Fourspot Butterflyfish ( lauhau)

by birdlady6000

2 white spots on each side of the brown upper back;yellow belly, tail, nose and ...

0 0 Sailfin Tang (maneoneo)

Sailfin Tang (maneoneo)

by birdlady6000

Named for their sail-like dorsal and anal fins, these lovely fish are banded ...

3 1 Black Triggerfish (humuhumu 'ele'ele)

Black Triggerfish (humuhumu 'ele'ele)

by birdlady6000

Abundant on many reefs, black with light blue lines along the bases of the soft ...

0 0 Ornate Butterflyfish (kikakapu)

Ornate Butterflyfish (kikakapu)

by birdlady6000

Cream coloured fish with yellow/orange bands running diagonally across their ...

2 0 Peacock Grouper

Peacock Grouper

by Eduardo.RodriguezHawaii, USA

Large mouthed fish with protruding lower jaw, dark-edge, and iridescent blue ...

1 0 Blue Goatfish (moana ukali ulua)

Blue Goatfish (moana ukali ulua)

by birdlady6000

Bluish body with a yellow saddle above the tail base. Note their exceptionall ...

0 0 Big Longnose Butterflyfish (lauwiliwili humuhumu 'oi 'oi)

Big Longnose Butterflyfish (lauwiliwili humuhumu 'oi 'oi)

by birdlady6000

It was exciting to find both the normal colour of this species and the blackish ...

4 0 Yellow Tang (lau 'ipala)

Yellow Tang (lau 'ipala)

by birdlady6000Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, USA

All yellow except for a white tail spine, they can be seen from quite a ...

1 1 Saddle Wrasse (hinalea lauwili)

Saddle Wrasse (hinalea lauwili)

by birdlady6000

Initial phase male and female adults have a blue-green head followed by an ...