Taxon profile


Ammodytes Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Ammodytidae - sand lances

Other names

= Sand lances

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Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Ammodytes americanus DeKay, 1842 - American Sand Lance
species Ammodytes dubius Reinhardt, 1837 - Lance
species Ammodytes hexapterus Pallas, 1814 - Pacific Sand Lance
species Ammodytes marinus Raitt, 1934 - Launce
species Ammodytes personatus Girard, 1856 - Pacific Sandeel
species Ammodytes tobianus Linnaeus, 1758 - Lesser Sand Eel

Ammodytes tobianus - Lesser Sand Eel

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/195]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Ammodytes Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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