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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Osmeriformes (order)  »  Galaxiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 102030 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Galaxias mcdowalli   Raadik, 2014

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 102 Galaxiidae (Galaxias) - show full list
Standard Name: [a galaxias]
Organism Type: a galaxias
Synonyms: Galaxias olidus [Cadwallader & Backhouse 1983, in part; Koehn et al. 1991: Raadik, 1992a: 51; Raadik, 1992b, fig 16, in part; Raadik 1995, in part]
Galaxias sp. 5 [DSE, 2013]
Galaxias sp. 12 [Kuiter, 2013]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Freshwater
Parent Codes: 37 102901     Galaxias spp.
Taxon Notes:Currently known from the type locality in the headwaters of the Rodger River, a tributary of the Snowy River in the coastal East Gippsland region of Victoria, at an elevation of 680 m asl (Raadik, 2014).
Common/Standard Name Notes: 'McDowall’s Galaxias' used by Raadik, 2014

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2021-05-05
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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