Specimen Information

Zebrasoma xanthurum
Zebrasoma xanthurum
(yellowtail tang)
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID250015
GroupMarine Fishes
Common Nameyellowtail tang
CountyPalm Beach
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, Florida, Boca Raton, San Remo Reef
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlorida Southeast Coast
HUC8 Number03090206
HUC10 Number0309020618
HUC12 Number030902061800
Collection Day27
Collection Month1
Collection Year2001
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17775
Title:Exotic Species Sighting Program and Volunteer Survey Project Database.
Publisher:Reef Environmental Education Foundation.
Volume:March 10, 2008
CommentsFour separate observations of this species at this location within this year. One individual per observation.
Record TypeLiterature


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/4/2022].

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