Profile updated on 28 June 2021
Regional fidelity, genetic research suggests there may be multiple populations of yellowfin tuna in the eastern Pacific Ocean (Minte-Vera et al. 2015). However, a single stock assessment is conducted throughout this area (IATTC 2020).
< 6 to ≥ 8
< 6 to ≥ 6
DATA DEFICIENT to ≥ 6