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Zebrasoma flavescens (Yellow tang; Yellow sailfin tang; Somber surgeonfish; Lemon sailfin)

Synonyms: Acanthurus flavescens
Language: Carolinian; Cebuano; Chamorro; Chavacano; Danish; Davawenyo; Hawaiian; Japanese; Kosraean; Mandarin Chinese; Other; Russian; Tagalog; Visayan; Waray-waray

Wikipedia Abstract

The yellow tang (Zebrasoma flavescens) is a saltwater fish species of the family Acanthuridae. It is one of the most popular aquarium fish.
View Wikipedia Record: Zebrasoma flavescens

Attributes

Diet [1]  Herbivore
Water Biome [1]  Reef

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Schikhobalotrema acanthuri[2]
Schikhobalotrema robustum[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Acquario di Genova
Aquarium & Rainforest at Moody Gardens
Aquarium du Quebec
Artis Zoo
Assiniboine Park Zoo
Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park
Blank Park Zoo of Des Moines
Bristol Zoo Gardens
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Burger's Zoo
Cheyenne Mtn Zoological Park
Colchester Zoo
Dallas Zoo
Dierenpark Emmen
El Paso Zoo
Florida Aquarium
Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
Houston Zoo, Inc.
Indianapolis Zoo
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Lake Superior Zoological Gardens
Legoland Atlantis By Sealife
London Aquarium
Memphis Zoological Garden & Aquarium
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny w Lodz
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny Warsaw
Minnesota Zoological Garden
Newark Museum Association
North of England Zoological Society
Oceanario de Lisboa
Oglebay's Good Children's Zoo
Ogrod Zoologiczny w Poznaniu
Oklahoma City Zoological Park
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Ouwehand Zoo
Park i Ogrod Zoologiczny w Krakowie
Permskii Zoologicheskii Sad
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Randers Regnskov
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden
Rotterdam Zoo
Seneca Park Zoo
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
Staten Island Zoo
Steinhart Aquarium (CA Acad of Science
Tallinn Zoo
Thuringer Zoopark Erfurt
Toledo Zoological Gardens
Tulsa Zoo & Living Museum
Universeum Science Center
Virginia Aquarium&Marine Science Ctr
West Edmonton Mall Marine Life Center
West Midland Safari & Leisure Park Ltd
Wroclaw Zoo, LLC
Zoo Dvur Kralove, a.s.
Zoo Landau in der Pfalz
Zoo Zürich
Zoological Society of London
Zoologischer Garten Frankfurt

Range Map

Atlantic, Western Central; Caroline Island; Davao Gulf; Guam; Hawaii (USA); Hong Kong; India; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Insular Pacific-Hawaiian; Japan; Johnston Island; Kuroshio Current; Lagonoy Gulf; Lutao Island; Marshall Islands; Micronesia,Fed.States of; Mozambique; North Marianas; Ogasawara Islands; Pacific Ocean; Pacific Ocean: Ryukyu, Mariana, Marshall, Marcus, Wake and Hawaiian islands. Has been reported off the coast of Florida in the Western Central Atlantic (Ref. 51238).; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Western Central; Palau; Philippines; Ryukyu Islands; Seychelles; South China Sea; Sulu-Celebes Sea; Taiwan; Thailand; Tubbataha Reefs; USA (contiguous states); Viet Nam; Wake Island; Yellow Sea;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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