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Definition of the noun Ambassis
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Ambassis is a genus of Ambassidae, described by Cuvier in 1828.
- synonyms: genus Ambassis / Ambasis / genus Ambasis / Ambassus / genus Ambassus / Austrochanda / genus Austrochanda / Blandowskiella / genus Blandowskiella / Konopickia / genus Konopickia / Priopidichthys / genus Priopidichthys / Pseudoambassis / genus Pseudoambassis / Pseudoambassius / genus Pseudoambassius / Velambassis / genus Velambassis
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Chordata
- class: Actinopterygii
- order: Perciformes
- family: Ambassidae
- species Ambassis agassizii
- species Ambassis agrammus
- species Ambassis ambassis
- species Ambassis buruensis
- species Ambassis buton
- species Ambassis dussumieri
- species Ambassis elongata
- species Ambassis fontoynonti
- species Ambassis gymnocephalus
- species Ambassis interrupta
- species Ambassis jacksoniensis
- species Ambassis kopsii
- species Ambassis macleayi
- species Ambassis macracanthus
- species Ambassis marianus
- species Ambassis miops
- species Ambassis nalua
- species Ambassis natalensis
- species Ambassis thermalis
- species Ambassis urotaenia
- species Ambassis vachellii
- species Velambassis jacksoniensis
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Ambassis is a genus of Ambassidae.
Phrases with Ambassis
Phrases starting with the word Ambassis:
- Ambassis Alta
- Ambassis dayi
- Ambassis Lafa
- Ambassis Lala
- Ambassis Nama
- Ambassis buton
- Ambassis Gigas
- Ambassis Kopsi
- Ambassis Lungi
- Ambassis Malua
- Ambassis miops
- Ambassis Myops
- Ambassis nalua
- Ambassis Phula
- Ambassis Ranga
- Ambassis Bogoda
- Ambassis Indica
- Ambassis kopsii
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ambassis
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Ambassis is a cyclopsivorous fish. It helps in controlling guinea worm disease. Several fishes, like Osphronemus, Etroplus and Chanos, feed on weeds. These are used to control weeds in ponds etc. 7. For sports and recreation : Fish angling ...
Ambassis is an Indian freshwater genus.
The Supplement to the Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge: Habenaria-Zingiber (1846)
Ambassis is an Indian freshwater genus.
Ambassis, Commer. (Chanda, Hamilt. Buch.) Both the anterior and the posterior edges of the preopercular limb denticulated ; a recumbent spine pointing forward in front of the dorsal ; operculum ending in a point; distinguished from Apogon ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1842)
Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature
Ambassis. Uranoscopus. Lum'Pem' With abdominal ventrols. lVith a ringle doreul, and canine Polynemus. teeth. Sphyrnzna. Serranus. Paralepis. Serranus proper. M ullus. Anthias. Mullus proper. Merrus. Upeneus. Plectropoma. gm”): n r-'nuur ...
The Panjábí Dictionary (1895)
by Henry Martyn Clark
a fish of the perch family (Ambassis baculis) found in the district; c. to. karni, pherni, wdhuQt. KAljTGGf cfrgft s. /. (Potf The coulter of a plough (both the iron point and the piece of wood to ...
Index by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
577 ; chandi (Ambassis), Uriya, F. 31o, Hir.d., F. 312 ; chándi (silver), ...
A Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Index, prepared by Edgar Thurston, assisted by T. N. Mukerji (1896)
by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
chandi (Ambassis), Uriya, ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
Ambassis (am-bas'is), n. for Ambasis, (Gr. Čudaatc, poet. contr. form of ãvá8agic, ascent: see anabasis.] A genus of ercoid fishes, giving name to the family Amassidae. ambassyt, n. An old form of embassy. ambe (am'bé), n. [XIonic Gr. duffm ...
Ambassis (am-bas'is), n. [NL., erroneously for Ambasis, (Gr. audacic, poet. contr. form of avā8aac, ascent: see anabasis.] A genus of £ fishes, giving name to the family Am(1881ttate. ambassyt, n. An old form of embassy. ambe (am'bé), n.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
& Ambassis + -idae.] A #" percoid fishes: synonymous with Bogodida. Ambassis (am-bas'is), n. [NL., erroneously for Ambasis, (Gr. Buffagic, poet. contr. form of avá8aouc, ascent: see anabasis.] ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
Ambassis (am-bas'is), n. [NL., erroneously for Ambasis, (Gr. dućacic, poet. contr. form of ãvá8agic, ascent: see anabasis.] A genus of ercoid fishes, giving name to the family Amassidae. ambassyt, n. An old form of embassy. ambe (am'bé), n.
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- Native Fish: North-west Glassfish (Ambassis sp.), Finniss River catchment, Northern Territory
This school of Northwest Glassfish (Ambassis sp) was filmed in a rainforest spring tributary of the Finniss River near Batchelor in the Northern Territory of ...
- Ambassis interrupta in the wild
Longspine glassfish, Ambassis interrupta was found in flowing freshwater stream near estuarine of one small river in North Sulawesi region.
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