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Recent observations

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What

Keeltail Needlefish Platybelone argalus

Observer

colinmorita

Date

April 12, 2014 12:57 PM HST

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Observer

canopalma

Date

April 3, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Crocodile Needlefish Tylosurus crocodilus

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

the past

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No photos or sounds

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

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What

Keeltail Needlefish Platybelone argalus

Observer

davidr

Date

March 16, 2014 08:29 AM HST

Place

Kewalo, HI (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

reef needlefish Strongylura incisa

Observer

maractwin

Date

February 24, 2014 11:58 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific flying fish Cheilopogon pinnatibarbatus

Observer

nudibranchmom

Date

February 14, 2014 10:36 AM PST

Place

Maui (Google, OSM)

Description

In front of boat.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

nonnp

Date

November 16, 2013

Description

Oryzias minutillus is a very small species, living in densely vegetated area of lake and pond. It is quite common in its preferred habitat.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

August 7, 2010

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Observer

oryzias

Date

February 11, 2012

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Observer

tim_smith

Date

May 11, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

agujón maya Strongylura hubbsi

Observer

tobler

Date

May 7, 2007

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Description from Wikipedia

The Beloniformes are an order of six families of freshwater and marine ray-finned fish: the Adrianichthyidae (ricefish and medakas); Belonidae (needlefish); Exocoetidae (flyingfishes); Hemiramphidae (halfbeaks); the Scomberesocidae (sauries) and the Zenarchopteridae (viviparous halfbeaks). With the exception of the Adrianichthyidae, these are streamlined, medium-sized fishes that live close to the surface of the water feeding on algae, plankton, or smaller animals including other fishes. Most are marine, though a few needlefish and halfbeaks inhabit brackish and fresh...

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