Wedge-tail triggerfish, Picasso triggerfish, rectangle trigerfish, Humuhumu nukunuku apua'a
Distribution: from the Red Sea and East Africa to Southern Japan, Marquesas and Lord Howe. Common in Micronesia and the Hawaiian Islands.
May be confused with Rhinecanthus verrucosus, Rhinecanthus aculeatus and Rhinecanthus assasi.
at Poipu Beach (Kauai) © schauds
at Hanauma Bay (Oahu) © ajvessen
at Kapalua Bay (Maui) © creach
at Ke’e Beach (Kauai)
at Napili Bay (Maui)
at Gun Beach (Guam)
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