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Convict Tang

Acanthurus triostegus


White fish with thin black stripes. Not be be confused with the yellowish fish with ticker black stripes, included a picture that has both. This one has no yellow and much more delicate stripes. Also swims in schools. Also varies in size from 2' till 5'


Shallow tropical waters


There were two light colored stripped fish. These two were the most common ones around at Poipu Beach, Kauaii.

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Hawaii, USA

Spotted on Apr 30, 2013
Submitted on May 2, 2013

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