|Species No||Category||Common_Name||Species Name||Length (cm)||Length_In||Notes||Graphic|
|90,260.00||Jack||Yellow Jack||Gnathanodon speciousus||90.00||35.43||
Inhabits reef and mid-water areas, feeding on invertebrates and small fishes. The adult is one of the few jacks without teeth.
The young fish seek out larger predators, such as sharks, for protection. Divers have reported young jacks wanting to join up with them!
Edibility is excellent.
Range is Indo-Pacific and Southern California to Panama.