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Gold and white reef fish 8-9 inches long with prominent lateral black band running from in front of its eyes to just above its tail. There is also a smaller, shorter black band extending from the rear ventral side around the trailing edge of the tail.
Nearshore tropical reef.
Spotted close to a vertical reef wall ~ 80 feet deep offshore of Poipu Beach, Kauai.