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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmbassidae Klunzinger, 1870 
AphiaID: 151432

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopteri (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPercoidei (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmbassidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPercoidei
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChandidae Fowler, 1905 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]

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Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorglass perchletsUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAsiatic glassfishes  [details]
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taxa (12)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmbassis Cuvier, 1828
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChanda Hamilton, 1822
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDenariusa Whitley, 1948
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnochanda Fraser-Brunner, 1955
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParadoxodacna Roberts, 1989
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParambassis Bleeker, 1874
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriopis Kuhl & van Hasselt in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1830
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudambassis Bleeker, 1874
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetracentrum Macleay, 1883

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBogoda Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChanda Hamilton, 1822
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamiltonia Swainson, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChanda Hamilton, 1822
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudoambassis Castelnau, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmbassis Cuvier, 1828
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Asia and Oceania, Indo-west Pacific Oceans. Dorsal fin usually with 7-8 spines and 7-11 soft rays; anal fin with three spines and 7-11 softrays. Pelvic fin with 1 spine and 5 softrays; 24-25 vertebrae. Many species with semi-transparent body. Maximum length about 26 cm. Family named Chandidae in Nelson, 1994.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151432
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-04-06 10:22:32Z  created  Claus, Simon
2015-04-17 08:48:21Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Ambassidae Klunzinger, 1870. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2015) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151432 on 2015-05-30
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