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4HMEM30: Life in the Sea Member Manual

Figure 60. Jewelfish (Microspathodon chrysurus). Only young jewelfish are adorned with the numerous jewel-like spots that are the source of the fish's name. Adults have few spots, but can be distinguished by their bright yellow tails. Size: to 8 inches. Range: both sides of the tropical Atlantic.