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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Centrarchidae Sunfishes

Genus: Ambloplites

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Ambloplites ariommus Shadow bass North America 30.5 TL 1936
Ambloplites cavifrons Roanoke bass North America 36 TL 1868
Ambloplites constellatus Ozark bass North America 27.9 TL 1977
Ambloplites rupestris Rock bass North America 43 TL 1817



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