Yellowtail Tang surrounded by sea urchins

Yellowtail Tang surrounded by sea urchins
£8.95
Canvas printing, poster prints of tropical fish pictures. Yellowtail Tang feeding on filamentous algae growing on the corals of a reef filled with sea urchins inhabiting every available nook and cranny. Tangs are part of an extended family of fish including surgeonfish, unicorn fish and tangs, all with extremely sharp scalpel-like spines on either side of their tails. However despite their lethal spines, they are grazers, feeding mostly on algae growing on coral reefs.

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Individually crafted - we take pride in our unique collection of underwater photography. Our high quality photo prints featuring pictures of tropical fish are printed individually to order.

Yellowtail Tang feeding on filamentous algae growing on the corals of a reef filled with sea urchins inhabiting every available nook and cranny. Tangs are part of an extended family of fish including surgeonfish, unicorn fish and tangs, all with extremely sharp scalpel-like spines on either side of their tails. However despite their lethal spines, they are grazers, feeding mostly on algae growing on coral reefs.

Yellowtail Tang Facts
Other names: Yellowtail Surgeonfish, Red Sea Sailfin, Yellowtail Sailfin Tang, Purple Tang, Dusky Sailfin Tang, Yellow Tang
Scientific name: Zebrasoma xanthurum
Family: Acanthuridae (Surgeonfishes, tangs, unicornfishes)
Max. size: 22 cm
Depth: 0 - 20  metres
Diet: Adults are herbivours feeding on filamentous algae, juveniles are omnivourous
Habitat: Coral rich reefs, rocky bottoms
Distribution: Western Indian Ocean: Red Sea around the entire Arabian Peninsula
Conservation: Least Concern 

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Stunning, high quality canvas prints on lightly textured poly/cotton canvas. Our prints are hand framed using gallery style (38mm deep) redwood pine bars. They are shipped ready to hang, complete with wall hanger.

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High resolution prints with vibrant colours and fade resistant ink technology. Our posters are printed on premium quality photo poster paper.

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