Yellowfin Tuna Probability Map (image) Stanford University - Hopkins Marine Station Caption This map shows the probability of encountering a yellowfin tuna when fishing with a pelagic longline in the Gulf of Mexico. Probability of encounter is indicated by the colors from high (red) to low (blue). Yellowfin tuna are distributed throughout the Gulf of Mexico. Credit Habitat Utilization of the Gulf of Mexico by Bluefin and Yellowfin Tuna, Teo and Block, PLoS ONE, 2010 Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.