Fish plates: Series 100

Yellowtail 101

The yellowtail amberjack or great amberjack, Seriola lalandi, buri or hiramasa is a large fish found in the Pacific and Indian oceans. It can be divided into three subspecies:

The California yellowtail, Seriola lalandi dorsalis
The southern yellowtail, or in New Zealand and Australia the yellowtail kingfish or kingfish S. l. lalandi
The Asian yellowtail, S. l. aureovitta.