Yellow Scissortail, Assessor flavissimus Click to enlarge image
A Yellow Scissortail at a depth of 4 m, Waier Island, Murray Islands Group, Queensland, 4 December 2015. The species is usually seen swimming upside down in caves. Image: Andrew Green
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Fast Facts


The map below shows the Australian distribution of the species based on public sightings and specimens in Australian Museums. Click on the map for detailed information. Source: Atlas of Living Australia.