Taxon profile


Ambassis Cuvier, 1828

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 23

species Ambassis agassizii Steindachner, 1867 - Agassiz's Chanda Perch
species Ambassis agrammus Günther, 1867 - Pale River Perchlet
species Ambassis ambassis (Lacépède, 1802) - Commerson's Glassy
species Ambassis buruensis Bleeker, 1856 - East Indian Glassfish
species Ambassis buton Popta, 1918 - Buton Glassy Perchlet
species Ambassis dussumieri Cuvier, 1828 - Malabar Glassy Perchlet
species Ambassis elongatus (Castelnau, 1878) - Disco Fish
species Ambassis fontoynonti Pellegrin, 1932
species Ambassis gymnocephalus (Lacépède, 1802) - Bald Glassy
species Ambassis interrupta Bleeker, 1852 - Glassfish

Ambassis interrupta

species Ambassis jacksoniensis (Macleay, 1881) - Port Jackson Glassfish
species Ambassis kopsii Bleeker, 1858 - Freckled Hawkfish
species Ambassis macleayi (Castelnau, 1878) - Macleay's Glass Perchlet
species Ambassis macracanthus Bleeker, 1849 - Estuarine Glass Perchlet
species Ambassis marianus Günther, 1880 - Estuary Perchlet
species Ambassis miops Günther, 1872 - Flag-tailed Glass Perchlet
species Ambassis muelleri Klunzinger, 1880 - Mueller's Glassfish
species Ambassis nalua (Hamilton, 1822) - Nalua-chanda
species Ambassis natalensis Gilchrist & Thompson, 1908
species Ambassis productus Guichenot, 1866 - Longspine Glassy
species Ambassis thermalis Cuvier, 1829
species Ambassis urotaenia Bleeker, 1852 - Banded-tail Glassy Perchlet
species Ambassis vachellii Richardson, 1846 - Vachelli's Glass Perchlet

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/4906]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Ambassis Cuvier, 1828]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1300485]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Ambassis Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1828]
Data retrieved on: 21 January 2020

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