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Longnose Hawkfish

BAD Fish

Scientific Name Oxycirrhites typus

Other Name(s) N/A

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Longnose Hawkfish

BAD Fish
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White with narrow red bars and stripes, giving a grid-like appearance; elongated “needle-nose” snout and mouth. Attempts at captive breeding have been unsuccessful.