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Yellowtail Scad
Yellowtail Scad
The Yellowtail Scad is native to warm coastal or reef waters of the Indian and western Pacific Oceans.
Yellowtail Scad
Yellowtail Scad
Yellowtail Scad
The only species in its genus, it is a schooling species growing to some 30cm long (exceptionally to half a metre).
(There is another schooling jack in New Zealand waters, the Yellowtail Horse Mackerel (Trachurus novaezelandiae), that is also sometimes called the Yellowtail Scad.)