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    • lauhau
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    • Chaetodon quadrimaculatus
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    • Fourspot Butterflyfish

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Recent observations

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P7250114

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

davidr

Date

July 25, 2015 05:01 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

loarie

Date

May 10, 2015

Place

kona (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

jboord

Date

September 13, 2014 03:09 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

loarie

Date

May 11, 2015 01:41 PM PDT

Place

Hawaii (Google, OSM)

Description

Testing out my new GoPro for underwater photography. Work ok for producing identifiable observations, but I'm not going to win any photography awards

Photos / Sounds

P1110047

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

davidr

Date

January 11, 2015 01:23 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

P1030022

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

davidr

Date

January 3, 2015 01:31 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Pc260439

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

davidr

Date

December 26, 2014 01:56 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

dreierj

Date

April 27, 2005

Description

Observed with raccoon butterflyfish, convict tang, and Hawaiian seargents

Photos / Sounds

Pb230459

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

davidr

Date

November 23, 2014 02:08 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

colinmorita

Date

September 26, 2014 11:21 AM HST

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P9280047

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

davidr

Date

September 28, 2014 11:38 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

P9070040

What

Fourspot Butterflyfish Chaetodon quadrimaculatus

Observer

davidr

Date

September 7, 2014 09:51 AM HST
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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.

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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.