Hawaiian morwong

The Hawaiian morwong lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 1 - 66 m , usually 18 - m environment.

will enjoy one year of good luck!) The Hawaiian Morwong is now considered endemic. Previously it was lumped together with a similar species from the subtropical South Pacific islands of New Caledonia and Lord Howe. Morwongs share their Hawaiian name ("strong kapu") with several butterflyfishes. More

Common names

Hawaiian morwong in English
Kikakapu in Hawaiian
morwong in Hawaiian
Striped morwong in English
格氏 in Chinese (中文)
格氏 in Mandarin Chinese
飾帶唇指 in Mandarin Chinese
飾帶隼 in Mandarin Chinese
饰带唇指 in Mandarin Chinese
饰带隼 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Cheilodactylidae
Genus : Goniistius
Species : Goniistius vittatus
Authority : Garrett, 1864