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Figure 61. Redspotted hawkfish (Amblycirrhitus pinos). These small, colorful fishes spend most of their time resting on the coral reefs. The lower fin rays of the hawkfish's pectoral fins are thickened, and when extended, are used as feelers. Size: to 4 inches. Range: tropical Atlantic.