Mulloidichthys vanicolensis Valenciennes 1831
yellow-stripe goatfish, yellowfin goatfish, gold-striped goatfish
Mulloidichthys vanicolensis, yellow-stripe goatfish yellowfin goatfish, gold-striped goatfish

family Mullidae - goatfishes

The Yellow-stripe goatfish, Mulloidichthys vanicolensis, has a silver body which is yellow on top, with a yellow stripe along the side. The tail fin is yellow and deeply forked, the other fins are also yellow.

Distribution =   widespread, tropical Indo-Pacific
Max size =   30cms