Northwest Glassfish, Ambassis sp

A Northwest Glassfish from the Finnis River near Batchelor in the Northern Territory. Source: Dave Wilson / Aquagreen. License: All rights reserved

An undescribed glassfish from northern Australia.

Video of Northwest Glassfish in a rainforest spring tributary of the Finniss River near Batchelor in the Northern Territory.

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Dianne J. Bray, Ambassis sp in Fishes of Australia, accessed 03 Dec 2023,

Northwest Glassfish, Ambassis sp

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Occurs from the Kimberley, WA, to the Finke and Bulloo Rivers, Gulf of Carpentaria drainage.


Dianne J. Bray

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CAAB Code:37310020


Max Size:5 cm


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