Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • Hawaiian
    • lauhau
  • Scientific Names
    • Chaetodon quadrimaculatus
  • English
    • Fourspot Butterflyfish

Guide Colors

     

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Invite photos from other sites »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

damontighe

Date

June 30, 2016 03:59 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

davidr

Date

June 18, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 27, 2016 09:16 AM HST

Description

Snorkeling in shallow water.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

aliashraf

Date

January 18, 2015 02:03 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

robberfly

Date

May 27, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

April 27, 2016 09:47 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

ncisgoth

Date

July 6, 2010 12:30 PM HST

Place

puako (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

February 29, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

glmory

Date

February 13, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

glmory

Date

February 13, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

glmory

Date

February 17, 2016 02:40 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

nanofishology

Date

January 19, 2016
View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

The Four-spotted Butterflyfish or fourspot butterflyfish (Chaetodon quadrimaculatus) is a species of butterflyfish (family Chaetodontidae) found in the Pacific Ocean from the Ryukyus, Ogasawara (Bonin) Islands and Taiwan to the Hawaiian, Marquesan, and Pitcairn islands, south to the Samoan and Austral Islands and the Marianas and Marshall Islands in Micronesia.

Logo eee 15px

Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.
    Member of the iNaturalist Network   |   Powered by iNaturalist open source software