Poke your head under ledges, shine your light in between corals, peer into any cave, or explore crevices in Hawaii and you're bound to see at least one of these fish. Learn how to identify them and tell lookalikes apart.

IMPORTANT: Note the time zone and make sure you adjust it as needed for your location!

Photo of Brick Soldierfish (Myripristis amaena) by Janna Nichols.


Fish species included in this session are:

  • Saber Squirrelfish (Sargocentron spiniferum)
  • Tahitian Squirrelfish (Sargocentron tiere)
  • Hawaiian Squirrelfish (Sargocentron xantherythrum)
  • Peppered Squirrelfish (Sargocentron punctatissimum)
  • Bigscale Soldierfish (Myripristis berndti)
  • Brick Soldierfish (Myripristis amaena)
  • Epaulette Soldierfish (Myripristis kuntee)
  • Glasseye (Heteropriacanthus carolinus)
  • Hawaiian Bigeye (Priacanthus meeki)
  • Redbarred Hawkfish (Cirrhitops fasciatus)
  • Twospot Hawkfish (Amblycirrhitus bimacula)