WoRMS taxon details

Ambassidae Klunzinger, 1870

151432  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151432)

accepted
Family
Genus Ambassis Cuvier, 1828
  » Species Ambassis agrammus Günther, 1867
  » Species Ambassis ambassis (Lacepède, 1802)
  » Species Ambassis buruensis Bleeker, 1856
  » Species Ambassis buton Popta, 1918
  » Species Ambassis dussumieri Cuvier, 1828
  » Species Ambassis gymnocephalus (Lacepède, 1802)
  » Species Ambassis interrupta Bleeker, 1853
  » Species Ambassis jacksoniensis (MacLeay, 1881)
  » Species Ambassis kopsii Bleeker, 1858
  » Species Ambassis macracanthus Bleeker, 1849
  » Species Ambassis marianus Günther, 1880
  » Species Ambassis miops Günther, 1872
  » Species Ambassis nalua (Hamilton, 1822)
  » Species Ambassis natalensis Gilchrist & Thompson, 1908
  » Species Ambassis thermalis Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Ambassis urotaenia Bleeker, 1852
  » Species Ambassis vachellii Richardson, 1846
  » Species Ambassis alta Cuvier, 1828 accepted as Parambassis ranga (Hamilton, 1822)
  » Species Ambassis bleekeri Maugé, 1984 accepted as Ambassis dussumieri Cuvier, 1828
  » Species Ambassis commersoni Cuvier, 1828 accepted as Ambassis ambassis (Lacepède, 1802) (misspelling)
  » Species Ambassis commersonii Cuvier, 1828 accepted as Ambassis ambassis (Lacepède, 1802)
  » Species Ambassis dalyensis Rendahl, 1922 accepted as Ambassis interrupta Bleeker, 1853
  » Species Ambassis dayi Bleeker, 1874 accepted as Parambassis dayi (Bleeker, 1874)
  » Species Ambassis denticulata Klunzinger, 1870 accepted as Ambassis gymnocephalus (Lacepède, 1802)
  » Species Ambassis elevatus MacLeay, 1881 accepted as Ambassis interrupta Bleeker, 1853
  » Species Ambassis indica McClelland & Griffith, 1842 accepted as Chanda nama Hamilton, 1822
  » Species Ambassis interruptus Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Ambassis interrupta Bleeker, 1853 (misspelling)
  » Species Ambassis klunzingeri Steindachner, 1880 accepted as Ambassis ambassis (Lacepède, 1802) (synonym)
  » Species Ambassis kopsi Bleeker, 1858 accepted as Ambassis kopsii Bleeker, 1858 (misspelling)
  » Species Ambassis lafa Jordan & Seale, 1906 accepted as Ambassis miops Günther, 1872
  » Species Ambassis lungi (Jordan & Seale, 1907) accepted as Ambassis urotaenia Bleeker, 1852
  » Species Ambassis malua (Hamilton, 1822) accepted as Ambassis nalua (Hamilton, 1822) (misspelling)
  » Species Ambassis myops Günther, 1872 accepted as Ambassis miops Günther, 1872 (misspelling)
  » Species Ambassis papuensis Alleyne & MacLeay, 1877 accepted as Ambassis urotaenia Bleeker, 1852
  » Species Ambassis productus Guichenot, 1866 accepted as Ambassis ambassis (Lacepède, 1802)
  » Species Ambassis telkara Whitley, 1935 accepted as Ambassis vachellii Richardson, 1846
  » Species Ambassis thomasi Day, 1870 accepted as Parambassis thomassi (Day, 1870) (misspelling)
  » Species Ambassis thomassi Day, 1870 accepted as Parambassis thomassi (Day, 1870)
  » Species Ambassis valenciennii Vaillant, 1877 accepted as Parambassis dayi (Bleeker, 1874)
Genus Chanda Hamilton, 1822
  » Species Chanda nama Hamilton, 1822
  » Species Chanda commersonii (Cuvier, 1828) accepted as Ambassis ambassis (Lacepède, 1802)
  » Species Chanda gymnocephalus (Lacepède, 1802) accepted as Ambassis gymnocephalus (Lacepède, 1802)
  » Species Chanda interrupta (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Ambassis interrupta Bleeker, 1853
  » Species Chanda kopsii (Bleeker, 1858) accepted as Ambassis kopsii Bleeker, 1858
  » Species Chanda nalua Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Ambassis nalua (Hamilton, 1822)
  » Species Chanda ruconius Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Secutor ruconius (Hamilton, 1822)
  » Species Chanda setifer Hamilton, 1822 accepted as Gerres setifer (Hamilton, 1822)
  » Species Chanda thomasi (Day, 1870) accepted as Parambassis thomassi (Day, 1870) (misspelling)
  » Species Chanda thomassi (Day, 1870) accepted as Parambassis thomassi (Day, 1870)
Genus Gymnochanda Fraser-Brunner, 1955
Genus Paradoxodacna Roberts, 1989
Genus Parambassis Bleeker, 1874
Genus Priopis Kuhl & van Hasselt in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1830
Genus Pseudambassis Bleeker, 1874

Genus Bogoda Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Chanda Hamilton, 1822 (synonym)
Genus Hamiltonia Swainson, 1839 accepted as Chanda Hamilton, 1822
Genus Pseudoambassis Castelnau, 1878 accepted as Ambassis Cuvier, 1828
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Description Asia and Oceania, Indo-west Pacific Oceans. Dorsal fin usually with 7-8 spines and 7-11 soft rays; anal fin with three...  
Description 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]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2021). FishBase. Ambassidae Klunzinger, 1870. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151432 on 2021-08-01
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2005-04-06 10:22:32Z
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2015-04-17 08:48:21Z
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2021). ECoF. Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2021., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description 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]
LanguageName 
English glass perchletsAsiatic glassfishes  [details]
Japanese タカサゴイシモチ科  [details]