WoRMS taxon details

Ambassis natalensis Gilchrist & Thompson, 1908

220039  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220039)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Tolerant of freshwater within a temperature range of 19-27°C. In summer, feeds mainly in early evening and late morning...  
Description Tolerant of freshwater within a temperature range of 19-27°C. In summer, feeds mainly in early evening and late morning while in winter, it feeds both day and night on crustaceans as well as insects (aquatic and terrestial) and fish (Ref. 7248). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Ambassis natalensis Gilchrist & Thompson, 1908. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220039 on 2018-04-26
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Tolerant of freshwater within a temperature range of 19-27°C. In summer, feeds mainly in early evening and late morning while in winter, it feeds both day and night on crustaceans as well as insects (aquatic and terrestial) and fish (Ref. 7248). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English slender glassy  [details]