Yeow sailfin tang
Scientific name: Zebrasoma flavescens Origin: Hawaii and adjacent island chains in the Pacific Maximum size: Around 12cm average but 20cm is possible Cost: £65-85
For some, the Yellow tang is a compulsory addition to their aquarium, reflecting the iconic status of this species in the hobby. It is one of the smallest members of its genus and has a liking for algae that cause problems in marine aquaria.
Its price has almost doubled over recent months due to collection issues in the Hawaiian Islands where its natural