A to Z

Our A-Z contains a list of all fish/sea creatures that are stored on the site. All listings are by common names and not scientific names.

Y-shaped Algae - Algae

Also known as Brown Algae, Brown Branching Algae, Filamentous Brown Algae, Marine Algae, Strap Brown Seaweed. Found as creeping mats on reef tops and slopes. Low profile y shaped.. more

Y-striped Leporinus - Characins---Headstanders

Also known as Y-bar Leporinus. Found in pairs under thick weedy areas of the Meta and Orinoco River Basins. They feed on algae and invertebrates. Length - ?cm Depth - ?m Widespread.. more

Yaeyama Blenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Coral Blennies, Pale-spotted Combtooth, Pale-spotted Combtooth Blenny, Reef Blennies, Rock Blennies, Yaeyama Clown Blenny. Found singly or in small schools sitting on rocks and.. more

Yellow and White Clathria - Sea Fans

Also known as Gorgonian Sea Fans, Yellow-and-White Sea Fan. Found over edges of overhangs and in crevices, drop-offs, slopes, terraces of coral and rocky reefs. The branches grow in.. more

Yellow Bass - Temperate Basses

Also known as Barfish. Found in pools and backwaters of small to large rivers, ponds and lakes. They feed on fish. Length - 30cm Depth - ?m Widespread.. more

Yellow Boxfish - Puffers-Filefishes---Boxfishes

Also known as Black-spotted Boxfish, Blue-spotted Boxfish, Boxy, Cofferfish, Cowfishes, Cube Boxfish, Cube Trunkfish, Cubical Boxfish, Cubicus Boxfish, Polkadot Boxfish, Red Sea Trunkfish, Spotted Boxfish, Trunkfishes, Yellow.. more

Yellow Boxfish (Juvenile) - Puffers-Filefishes---Boxfishes

Also known as Black-spotted Boxfish, Blue-spotted Boxfish, Boxy, Cofferfish, Cowfishes, Cube Boxfish, Cube Trunkfish, Cubical Boxfish, Cubicus Boxfish, Polkadot Boxfish, Red Sea Trunkfish, Spotted Boxfish, Trunkfishes, Yellow.. more

Yellow Chromis - Damselfishes

Also known as Brown Puller, Puller, Yellow Puller. Found singly or in small schools over rocky bottoms of steep outer reef slopes. They feed on algae, planktonic crustaceans and.. more

Yellow Colonial Aascidian - Ascidians

Also known as Colonial Ascidians, Compound Ascidians, Knott's Sea Squirt Colony, Pocket Pipe, Sea Squirts, Tunicates, Zooids. Found in dense colonies in shallow water over hard substrates of.. more

Yellow Dot Guard Crab - Crabs---Coral Crabs

Also known as Brachyura Crabs, Commensal Crabs, Coral Guard Crab, Orange Coral Crab, Swimmer Crabs, Trapeze Crab, True Crabs, Xanthid Crab. Found between the finger-like branches of hard.. more

Yellow Goatfish - Goatfishes

Also known as Bearfish, Goldsaddle Goatfish, King Mullet, Queen Mullet, Red Goatfish, Yellowsaddle Goatfish. Found singly or in schools foraging for food over sandy areas of lagoons and.. more

Yellow Hawkfish - Hawkfishes

Also known as Golden Curlyfin, Golden Hawkfish, Japanese Yellow Hawkfish, Orange Hawkfish. Found singly resting by their fins on rocks in protected bays as well as rocky walls.. more

Yellow Hydrocoral - Hydroids

Also known as Fire Corals, Hydrocorals, Lace Corals, Lace Stick Coral, Stylasterid Coral. Found on drop-offs, overhangs and walls in moderate current over coral and rocky reefs. They feed.. more

Yellow Jack - Jacks-Pompanos

Also known as Crevalle, Green Jack, Jackfish, Lemon Jack, Skipjack, Trevallies. Found singly or in small schools over open waters of off-shore reefs. They feed on small fish. Juveniles found.. more

Yellow Jawfish - Jawfishes

Also known as Tiger Jawfish. Found singly with just the head showing in rock lined burrows on sand and rubble over steep slopes. They feed mainly on benthic.. more

Yellow Mesh Seastar - Sea Stars

Also known as Caledonian Starfish, Marble Starfish, New Caledonian Starfish, Pacific Jewel Starfish, Peach Tip Nardoa, Starfish. Found singly or in groups over shallow water rocky habitiats. Colours vary. They.. more

Yellow Naked Soft Coral - Soft Corals

Also known as Fan Thistle Coral, Limp Coral, Soft Tree Corals, Thistle Coral, Tree Corals. Found in caves and under ledges, along dip-offs and walls of coral.. more

Yellow Papillae Flatworm - Flatworms

Also known as Gold-dotted Flatworm, Gold-speckled Black Flatworm, Gold-speckled Flatworm, Gold-speckled Polyclad Flatworm, Marine Worms, Polyclad Flatworm, Yellow Papillae Polyclad Flatworm, Yellow Papillae Flatworm, Yellowspot Flatworm, Yellowspot.. more

Yellow Pygmy Angelfish - Angelfishes

Also known as False Lemonpeel, Golden Angelfish, Heraldic Angelfish, Herald's Angelfish, Woodhead's Angelfish, Yellow Angelfish, Yellow Dwarf Angelfish. Found in harems over steep outer reefs slopes and lagoon.. more

Yellow Scroll Coral - Stony Corals

Also known as Cabbage Coral, Cup Coral, Disc Coral, Leafy Cup Coral, Lettuce Coral, Scroll Coral, Vase Coral. Found in colonies over murky waters of fringing reefs. The polyps.. more

Yellow Sea Cucumber - Sea Cucumbers

Also known as Curryfish, Echinoderms, Lollyfish, Mauve Sea Cucumber, Pricklyfish. Found singly or in groups in very shallow waters over sand and rubble areas of coastal waters. They feed.. more

Yellow Sea Cucumber - Sea Cucumbers

Also known as Curryfish, Lollyfish, Pricklyfish, Robust Sea Cucumber, Triang, Yellow Cucumber. Found singly or in colonies clinging to the substrate with their tubed feet spreading their tentacles.. more

Yellow Stingray - Stingrays----American Round Stingrays

Also known as Maid, Round Stingrays, Yellow-spotted Stingray. Found singly close to the waters edges along sandy beaches and over coral reefs. They feed by raising the front end.. more

Yellow Striped Goatfish - Goatfishes

Also known as Rosy Goatfish, Yellowband Goatfish, Yellow-banded Goatfish. Found in schools foraging for food over silt and mud bottoms close to reefs. They feed on crustaceans and invertebrates. Length.. more

Yellow Tang - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Lemon Sailfin, Somber Surgeonfish, Thorntail Fish, Thorntails, Yellow Sailfin Tang, Yellow Surgeonfish. Found singly or in loose schools cruising the reef over.. more

Yellow Tube Worm - Feather Duster Worms

Also known as Fan Worms, Feather Dusters, Feather Tube Worms, Marine Worms, Rock Worms, Segmented Sea Worms, Tubeworms, Yellow Feather Duster. Found solitary or in small groups in.. more

Yellow-and-Whitestriped Pygmygoby - Gobies

Also known as Dwarf Gobies, Gudgeons, Miki's Dwarfgoby, Miki's Pygmygoby, Pygmy Gobies, Reef Gobies, Whiteline Dwarfgoby, Whiteline Pygmygoby, White-lined Pygmygoby. Found in small schools resting on large coral.. more

Yellow-barred Parrotfish - Parrotfishes

Also known as Bluebridle Parrotfish, Captain Parrotfish, Dusky-capped Parrotfish, Five-saddle Parrotfish, Saddled Parrotfish, Turquoise-capped Parrotfish. Found foraging for food over clear protected waters of lagoons and seaward reefs.. more

Yellow-breasted Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Sandreef Wrasses, Tamarin Wrasses, Twist Wrasse, Twister Wrasse, Twistii Wrasse, Twist's Wrasse, Yellowbreast Wrasse, Yellow-breasted Tamerin, Yellowchest Anampses, Yellowchest Wrasse, Yellowchest Twist Wrasse. Found.. more

Yellow-edged Lyretail - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Chameleon Sea Bass, Cods, Common Lyretail Cod, Coronation Cod, Coronation Grouper, Coronation Trout, Fairy Cod, Hinds, Louti Cherry Grouper, Louti Grouper, Lunatail, Lunatail Cod,.. more

Yellow-edged Lyretail (Juvenile) - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Chameleon Sea Bass, Cods, Common Lyretail Cod, Coronation Cod, Coronation Grouper, Coronation Trout, Fairy Cod, Hinds, Louti Cherry Grouper, Louti Grouper, Lunatail, Lunatail Cod,.. more

Yellow-headed Moray - Eels-Morays---Moray Eels

Also known as Moray Eels, Ruppell's Moray, Ruppell's Moray Eel, Yellow-headed Moray Eel, Yellowed Moray, Banded Moray, Banded Reef Eel, Black-Barred Eel and Black Barred Moray. Found singly.. more

Yellow-lined Cardinalfish - Cardinalfishes

Also known as Highfin Cardinal, Highfin Cardinalfish, Many-lined Cardinalfish. Found singly or in schools in crevices and rubble areas over reef flats and slopes of inshore reefs dispersing.. more

Yellow-sided Damselfish - Damselfishes

Also known as Sergeant, Sergeant Major, Yellow Damselfish, Yellowfin Damsel, Yellowfin Damselfish, Yellowflank Damsel, Yellowflank Damselfish, Yellowside Damsel, Yellowside Damselfish, Yellow-sided Damsel. Found singly or in small loose.. more

Yellow-spotted Boarfish - Armorheads

Also known as Boarfishes, Brown-spotted Boarfish, Giant Boarfish, Sowfish, Yellow-spotted Penfish. Found on deep mounts and slopes of the continental shelf in very deep waters. They feed in invertebrates. Length.. more

Yellow-spotted Burrfish - Puffers-Filefish---Porcupinefishes-Burrfishes

Also known as Burrfish, Spiny Boxfish, Blowfish, Balloonfish, Globefish, Swelltoads, Hedgehog Fishes, Birdbeak Burrfish, Spotbase Burrfish. Found singly in sheltered lagoons, coral and rocky reefs often in seagrass.. more

Yellow-spotted Scorpionfish - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Scorpionfishes-Rockfishes

Also known as Stingfishes and Coral Scorpionfish. Found singly or in small groups in coral rich areas resting or hiding amongst the branches of Pocillopora and fire.. more

Yellow-striped Cardinalfish - Cardinalfishes

Also know as Blue-lined Cardinalfish, Bluespot Cardinalfish, Blue-striped Cardinafish, Gold-striped Cardinalfish, Golden-striped Cardinal, Golden-striped Cardinalfish, Orange-lined Cardinalfish, Orange-striped Cardinalfish, Yellow Cardinalfish. Found in small to large schools sheltering.. more

Yellow-striped Whiptail - Threadfin Breams-Whiptail Breams

Also known as Coral Bream, Spinecheek, Whiptail, Yellowstripe Threadfin Bream, Yellowstripe Whiptail. Found singly or small schools over rubble areas of coral reefs. They feed on small fish and.. more

Yellow-tailed Dascyllus - Damselfishes

Also known as Humbugs, Humbug Damsels, Black Damselfish, Yellowtail Damselfish, Yellowtail Dascyllus. Found in harems with one male and several females close to coral heads and anemones.. more

Yellowback Anthias - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Evansi Anthias, Evan's Anthias, Goldback Anthias, Purple Wreckfish, Sea Perch, Two Coloured Coral Perch, Yellowtail Basslet, Yellowtail Fairy Basslet, Yellow-tailed Basslet, Yellow Goldie, Yellowtail.. more

Yellowback Butterflyfish - Butterflyfishes

Also known as Atoll Butterflyfish, Chevron Butterflyfish, Coralfishes, Keel-finned Butterflyfish, Merten's Butterfly, Merten's Butterflyfish, Merten's Coralfish, Orangebar Butterflyfish, Yellowback Butterfly. Found singly or in pairs large coral formations.. more

Yellowback Fusilier - Fusiliers

Also known as Yellowfin Fusilier, Yellowtop Fusilier. Found in large schools over coral reefs in deep lagoons and seaward reefs. They feed on zooplankton. Varies in colour from blue to.. more

Yellowbar Angelfish - Angelfishes

Also known as Arabian Angelfish, Halfmoon Angel, Halfmoon Angelfish, Maculosus Angelfish, Map Angel, Map Angelfish, Yellowband Angelfish, Yellow-banded Angelfish, Yellowbar Angelfish, Yellowblotch Angelfish, Yellowmark Angelfish, Yellow-marked Angelfish... more

Yellowbar Parrotfish - Parrotfishes

Also known as Five-banded Parrotfish, Schlegel's Parrotfish, Yellowband Parrotfish, Yellow-banded Parrotfish. Found singly or in schools foraging for food over mixed coral and rubble slopes rich in algae.. more

Yellowcheek Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Sand-reef Wrasses and Lightning Wrasse. Found continuously swimming around rock and coral areas of reefs. Colour varies with age. They feed on hard shell invertebrates. Length - 25cm Depth.. more

Yellowedge Grouper - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Cods, Gulf Grouper, Hinds, Poey's Grouper, Rockcods, Trouts, White Grouper, Yellow-edged Grouper, Yellowfin Grouper, Yellow-finned Grouper. Found singly on mud, rock and sandy bottoms close.. more

Yelloweye Filefish - Puffers-Filefish---Filefishes

Also known as Barred Filefish, Barred Leatherjacket, Barred Yellow Filefish, Leatherjackets, Orangefin File, Orangefin Filefish, White-spotted Filefish, Yelloweye Leatherjacket. Found singly or in pairs in caves and.. more

Yelloweye Triplefin - Blennies---Triplefin Blennies

Also known as Northern Bi-coloured Triplefin, Threefin Blennies, Threefins, Triplefins, Two-colour Threefin, Yellownape Triplefin. Found singly or in pairs over coral and rocks of shallow lagoons, inner and.. more

Yellowface Pikeblenny - Blennies---Pike-Tube-Flagblennies

Also known as Chaenopsid Blennies. Found in colonies, with their heads poking out (one to a hole) in clear waters, over coral, rubble and sand. They feed on small.. more

Yellowfin bass - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Cods, Hinds, Rockcods, Threadnose Bass, Trouts. Found in small to large schools around Oculina corals and large boulders over deep water reefs. They feed on plankton. Length.. more

Yellowfin Emperor - Emperors-Scavengers

Also known as Large-eye Bream, Orangefin Emperor, Orange-finned Emperor, Orange-spotted Emperor, Pigface Bream, Yellow-spotted Emperor. Found singly close to caves and ledges during the day out hunting for.. more

Yellowfin Goatfish - Goatfishes

Also known as Banded Goatfish, Flame Goatfish, Golden-banded Goatfish, Goldenstripe Goatfish, Goldstripe Goatfish, Red Goatfish, Red Weke, Yellow-finned Goatfish, Yellow-stripe Goatfish, Yellow-striped Goatfish. Found singly or in schools.. more

Yellowfin Grouper - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Cods, Fireback Grouper, Hinds, Monkey Rockfish, Princess Rockfish, Red Rockfish, Rockcods, Rockfish, Rockhinds, Rocky Grouper, Trouts, Yellow-finned Grouper. Found singly resting on mud bottoms over.. more

Yellowfin Jack - Jacks-Pompanos

Also known as Bluntnose Jack, Jackfish, Little Jack, Trevallies, Yellowfin Trevally. Found in schools over mud and sandy areas of brackish estuaries and coastal reefs. They feed on benthic.. more

Yellowfin Mojarra - Mojarras

Also known as Broad Mojarra, Broad Shad, Dark-barred Mojarra, Gray Mojarra, Hedow, Mojarra Blanca, Pursemouths, Shad, Silverbellies, Silverbiddies, Silver Perch. Found singly or in small schools over shallow.. more

Yellowfin Puffer - Puffers-Filefishes---Puffers

Also known as Blowfishes, Pufferfishes, Striped Puffer, Tiger Puffer, Toadfishes, Yellowfin Pufferfish. Found singly, pairs or groups in turbid deep and shallow waters of estuaries, reefs and shorelines. They.. more

Yellowfin Sillago - Smelt-Whitings

Also known as Finescale Whiting, Fine-scaled Whiting, Sand Borers, Sandsmelts, Silver Whiting, Western Sand Whiting, Yellowfin Whiting, Yellow-finned Whiting. Found singly or in schools in sandy depressions of.. more

Yellowfin Surgeonfish - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Curvier's Surgeonfish, Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Purple Surgeonfish, Ringtail Surgeonfish, Ring-tailed Surgeonfish, Thorntails, Thorntail Fish, Yellowfin Surgeon, Yellowmask Surgeonfish. Found in schools over sand slopes of deep.. more

Yellowfin Surgeonfish (Juvenile) - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Curvier's Surgeonfish, Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Purple Surgeonfish, Ringtail Surgeonfish, Ring-tailed Surgeonfish, Thorntails, Thorntail Fish, Yellowfin Surgeon, Yellowmask Surgeonfish. Found in schools over sand slopes of deep.. more

Yellowhead Butterflyfish - Butterflyfishes

Also known as Coralfishes, Indian Butterflyfish, Goldhead Butterflyfish, Gold-headed Butterflyfish, Goldring Butterflyfish, Xanthocephalus Butterflyfish, Yellowhead Butterfly, Yellow-headed Butterflyfish. Found singly, pairs or in small schools around coral heads.. more

Yellowhead Jawfish - Jawfishes

Also known as Pearly Jawfish, Yellow-headed Jawfish. Found singly hovering vertically above or near their rock lined burrows on sand and rubble areas. They feed mainly on benthic.. more

Yellowhead Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Neon Wrasse, Sand Reef Wrasses, Yellow-headed Wrasse. Found singly or in small schools over exposed rocky crevices and ledges in both shallow and deep sandy.. more

Yellowhead Wrasse (juvenile) - Wrasses

Also known as Neon Wrasse, Sand Reef Wrasses, Yellow-headed Wrasse. Found singly or in small schools over exposed rocky crevices and ledges in both shallow and deep sandy.. more

Yellowline Arrow Crab - Crabs---Arrow Crabs

Also known as Arrow Crab, Arrowhead Crab, Brachyura Crabs, True Crabs. Found on rubble and sand areas of reefs often associated with Sea Anemone Lebrunia danae. Very territorial. They.. more

Yellowlip Emperor - Emperors-Scavengers

Also known as Klunzinger's Emperor, Redspot Emperor Slender Emperor, Smalltooth Emperor, Yellow-lipped Emperor. Found singly or in small schools over rubble and sand areas in depp channels, lagoons.. more

Yellowmargin Moray - Eels-Morays---Moray Eels

Also known as Leopard Eel, Leopard Moray, Speckled Moray, Speckled Moray Eel, Yellow Edged Moray, Yellow Edged Moray Eel, Yellowmargin Moray Eel, Yellow-Margined Moray, Yellow-Margined Moray Eel... more

Yellowmargin Triggerfish - Triggerfishes

Also known as Green Triggerfish, Leatherjackets, Pineapple Trigger, Starry Triggerfish, White Trigger, Yellowface Triggerfish, Yellow-faced Triggerfish, Yellowmargin Trigger. Found singly or in pairs over silty estuaries, lagoons and.. more

Yellowmargin Triggerfish (Juvenile) - Triggerfishes

Also known as Green Triggerfish, Leatherjackets, Pineapple Trigger, Starry Triggerfish, White Trigger, Yellowface Triggerfish, Yellow-faced Triggerfish, Yellowmargin Trigger. Found singly or in pairs over silty estuaries, lagoons.. more

Yellowmask Angelfish - Angelfishes

Also known as Blueface Angel, Blueface Angelfish, Blue-faced Angelfish, Yellowface Angel, Yellowface Angelfish, Yellow-faced Angelfish, Yellowmask Angel. Found singly or in pairs over outer reef slopes, often close.. more

Yellowmask Surgeonfish - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as BleekerĀ“s Surgeonfish, Blue-lined Surgeonfish, Doctorfishes, Elongate Surgeon, Elongate Surgeonfish, Elongate Tang, Elongated Surgeonfish, Lancetfishes, Mata Surgeonfish, Mata Tang, Pale Surgeon, Pale Surgeonfish, Striped Surgeon,.. more

Yellowmouth Barracuda - Barracudas

Also known as Mediterranean Barracuda, Sea Pikes, Striped Barracuda, Yellow Barracuda, Yellow-mouthed Barracuda. Found singly or in schools during the day over coastal and offshore waters waters dispersing.. more

Yellowmouth Cardinalfish - Cardinalfishes

Also known as Gon's Cardinalfish. Found in dense schools hovering above rocky outcrops, amongst mangroves entering rivers and in deeper waters with shipwrecks in silty condition of coastal.. more

Yellowmouth Grouper (Juvenile) - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Blake, Cods, Crossband Rockfish, Grey Mannock, Hamlet, Harlequin Rockfish, Hinds, Princess Rockfish, Rockcods, Rockfish, Salmon Grouper, Salmon Rockfish, Scamp, Trouts, Yellowfin Grouper. Found over coral.. more

Yellowmouth Moray - Eels-Morays---Moray Eels

Also known as Moray Eels, Yellow Mouth Moray Eel, Yellow-mouthed Moray Eel, Starry Moray and Orange-Eyed Moray Eel. Found singly in crevices and holes of inner and outer.. more

Yellownose Shrimpgoby - Gobies

Also known as Gudgeons, Hi-Fin Banded Goby, Prawn Gobies, Shrimp Gobies, Striped Goby, Yellowface Shrimpgoby, Yellownose Goby, Yellownose Partnergoby, Yellownose Prawngoby, Yellow-snout Shrimpgoby. Found singly or in pairs.. more

Yellowspot Flatworm - Flatworms

Also known as Marine Worms, Polyclad Flatworm, Yellow Papillae Polyclad Flatworm, Yellowspot Polyclad Flatworm, Yellow-spotted Flatworm, Yellow-spotted Polyclad Flatworm, Gold Speckled Flatworm, Gold Speckled Polyclad Flatworm, Splendid.. more

Yellowspotted Puffer - Puffers-Filefishes---Puffers

Also known as Blowfishes, Pufferfish, Toadfishes, Red Sea Pufferfish, Studded Pufferfish. Found in protected shallow coastal bays over sand, rubble and seagrass beds. Hiding by burying in the.. more

Yellowstripe Goatfish - Goatfishes

Also known as Bait Goatfish, Gold-lined Goatfish, Pallid Goatfish, Samoan Goatfish, Sand Weke, Slender Goldband Goatfish, Square-spot Goatfish, White Weke, Yellow-lined Goatfish, Yellow-striped Goatfish. Found singly or in.. more

Yellowstripe Goby - Gobies

Also known as Gudgeons, Hector's Goby, Hector's Grundel, Hector's Hovergoby, Hector's Reefgoby, Reef Gobies. Found singly around fine rubble shaded by corals and found hovering close to sandy.. more

Yellowstripe Monocle Bream - Threadfin Breams-Whiptail Breams

Also known as Blue-nosed Monocle Bream, Coral Bream, Golden Spinecheek, Masked Spinecheek, Spinecheek, Whiptail. Found singly or in loose schools over sandy bottoms of coastal reefs and lagoons. They.. more

Yellowtail Amberjack - Jacks-Pompanos

Also known as Amberfishes, Amberjack, Banded Rudderfish, Bandit, California Yellowtail, Cape Yellowtail, Giant Yellowtail, Great Amberjack, Greater Amberjack, Hoodlum, Jenny Lind, King Amberjack, Kingfish, Kingie, Northern Kingfish,.. more

Yellowtail Barracuda - Barracudas

Also known as Bigeye Barracuda, Obtuse Barracuda, Reef Barracuda, Sea Pikes, Short-jawed Barracuda, Short-jawed Sea Pike, Yellowstripe Barracuda. Found in schools during the day in bays, lagoons and.. more

Yellowtail Blenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Black Blenny, Black Combtooth, Black Combtooth Blenny, Coral Blennies, Flametail Blenny, Namiyei's Blenny, Namiyei's Combtooth Blenny, Namiyei's Coral Blenny, Reef Blennies, Rock Blennies, Sailfin.. more

Yellowtail Coris - Wrasses

Also known as African Clown Wrasse, African Coris, African Wrasse, Clown Wrasse, Gaimard Rainbow Wrasse, Gaimard Wrasse, Gaimard's Wrasse, Rainbow Wrasse, Red Coris Wrasse, Red-finned Rainbowfish, Sand.. more

Yellowtail Coris (juvenile) - Wrasses

Also known as African Clown Wrasse, African Coris, African Wrasse, Clown Wrasse, Gaimard Rainbow Wrasse, Gaimard Wrasse, Gaimard's Wrasse, Rainbow Wrasse, Red Coris Wrasse, Red-finned Rainbowfish, Sand.. more

Yellowtail Damsel - Damselfishes

Also known as Behn's Damsel, Behn's Damselfish, Blackmouth Bicolor Chromis, Blackmouth Damsel, Black-and-Gold Chromis, Black-and-Gold Damselfish, Black-and-Yellow Damsel, Black-and-Yellow Damselfish, Scarface Damsel, Scarface Damselfish, Yellowfin Damsel, Yellow.. more

Yellowtail Damsel (juvenile) - Damselfishes

Also known as Behn's Damsel, Behn's Damselfish, Blackmouth Bicolor Chromis, Blackmouth Damsel, Black-and-Gold Chromis, Black-and-Gold Damselfish, Black-and-Yellow Damsel, Black-and-Yellow Damselfish, Scarface Damsel, Scarface Damselfish, Yellowfin Damsel, Yellow.. more

Yellowtail Damselfish - Damselfishes

Also known as Caribbean Jewel Damsel, Jewel Damselfish, Jewelfish, Marine Jewelfish, Sheephead, Yellowtail Damsel, Yellowtail Jewel Damsel, Yellow-tailed Damselfish. Found singly or in pairs close to branching corals,.. more

Yellowtail Damselfish (Juvenile) - Damselfishes

Also known as Caribbean Jewel Damsel, Jewel Damselfish, Jewelfish, Marine Jewelfish, Sheephead, Yellowtail Damsel, Yellowtail Jewel Damsel, Yellow-tailed Damselfish. Found singly or in pairs close to branching corals,.. more

Yellowtail Demoiselle - Damselfishes

Also known as Lyretail Damsel, Lyretail Damselfish, Orange-tailed Damselfish, Yellowtail Blue Damselfish, Yellowtail Damsel. Found in small schools along surge channels and ledges of coastal lagoons and.. more

Yellowtail Emperor - Emperors-Scavengers

Also known as Atkinson's Emperor, Pacific Yellowtail Emperor, Reticulated Emperor, Sky Emperor, Tricky Snapper, Yellow Morwong, Yellowbrow Emperor, Yellow-tailed Emperor. Found singly or in schools over sand and.. more

Yellowtail Fangblenny - Blennies---Combtooth Blennies

Also known as Eyelash Fangblenny, Eyelash Harptail, Eyelash Harptail Blenny, Fang Blennies, Forktail Blenny, Forktail Fangblenny, Lyretail Blenny, Lyretail Fangblenny, Poisonfang Blenny, Sabretooth Blennies, Sabre-toothed Blennies, Yellowtail.. more

Yellowtail Flathead - Scorpionfishes-Flatheads---Flatheads

Also known as Yellow-tailed Flathead, Western Estuary Flathead, Bartail Flathead, Bar-tailed Flathead, Flagtail Flathead, Flag-tailed Flathead, Sand Flathead and Western Australia Flathead. Found singly lying on sand and.. more

Yellowtail Fusilier - Fusiliers

Also known as Deep-bodied Fusilier, Giant Fusilier, Red-bellied Fusilier, Redbelly Yellowtail Fusilier, Robust Fusilier, Yellowtail. Found in schools over extremely murky waters over coral and rocky coastal reefs. They.. more

Yellowtail Hamlet - Sea Basses-Groupers-Fairy Basslets

Also known as Butter Hamlet, Cods, Hamlets, Hinds, Rockcods, Sheephead, Trouts, Yellowfin Hamlet. Found singly close to the bottom of coral and rocky reefs rich in coral growth. They.. more

Yellowtail Parrotfish - Parrotfishes

Also known as Redfin Parrot, Redfin Parrotfish, Roughscale Kwob, Roughscale Parrot, Yellowtail Parrot. Found singly, pairs or in small schools foraging for food over seagrass beds of coral.. more

Yellowtail Sergeant - Damselfishes

Also known as Demoiselle, Dusky Damsel, Sergeant, Sergeant Major, Yellowtail Sergeant Major, Yellow-tailed Sergeant, Yellow-tailed Sergeant Major. Found singly, pairs or in small schools over sheltered drop-offs and.. more

Yellowtail Snapper - Snappers

Also known as Seaperch, Yellowtail, Yellowtail Seaperch. Found in singly or in schools swimming well above the bottom in coastal waters of coral reefs. They feed on cephalopods, benthic.. more

Yellowtail Tang - Surgeonfishes-Tangs-Unicornfishes

Also known as Doctorfishes, Lancetfishes, Thorntails, Thorntail Fish, Yellow Sailfin Tang, Yellow Tang, Yellow Dusky Sailfin Tang, Blue Tang, Purple Tang, Purple Sailfin Tang, Sea Sailfin Tang.. more

Yellowtail Trumpeter - Grunters-Tigerperches

Also known as English Wyandotte, Flagtail Grunter, Flagtail Perch, Flag-tailed Grunter, Flag-tailed Perch, Yellow Bartail Trumpeter, Yellowtail Grunter, Yellow-tailed Perch, Yellow-tailed Trumpeter. Found in schools over shallow sandy.. more

Yellowtail Tubelip - Wrasses

Also known as Cleaner Wrasses, Wandering Cleaner Wrasse, Yellowtail Tubelip Wrasse, Yellowtail Wrasse, Yellow-tailed Tubelip, Yellow-tailed Cleaner Wrasse, Yellow-tailed Wrasse. Found singly or in small schools over shallow,.. more

Yellowtail Wrasse - Wrasses

Also known as Dotted Wrasse, Sand-reef Wrasses, Speckled Wrasse, Spotted Wrasse, White-Spotted Wrasse, Yellowtail Tamarin, Yellowtail Tamarin Wrasse, Yellow-tailed Tamarin. Found singly or in pairs over mixed coral,.. more

Yerburyi Chiton - Chitons

Also known as Sea Cradles, Yerburyi Sea Cradle, Ischno Chiton and Textile Chiton. Found slightly buried over coarse sand, under granite rocks and coral slabs of coastal reefs. They.. more

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