Sailfin Tang

Zebrasoma Velliferum
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Zebrasoma Velliferum
Other names Pacific Sailfin Tang, Purple Sailfinned Tang, Sailfin Surgeonfish, Sailfinned Tang
Size Up to 40 cm (15.74 in)
Weight Up to .80 kg (1.76 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Coastal waters, lagoons & seaward reefs amongst reef edges in the lower surge zones
Depth Range
Sailfin Tang Distribution