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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 102031 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Galaxias mungadhan   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 olidus [Frankenberg 1969, in part]
Galaxias olidus [Dixon, 1976; McDowall & Frankenberg 1981, in part; Cadwallader & Backhouse 1983, in part; McDowall 2003, in part]
Galaxias findlayi [Dixon, 1976]
Galaxias sp. 6 [Raadik & Nicol, 2012; DSE, 2013; Raadik & Nicol, 2013]
Galaxias sp. 16 [Kuiter, 2013].
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Freshwater
Parent Codes: 37 102901     Galaxias spp.
Taxon Notes:Only known from a short section of creek extending from 700 m downstream of the type locality to the top of the catchment, in the headwaters of Lightbound Creek, a tributary of the Dargo River, Mitchell River system in the coastal Gippsland region of Victoria, from an elevation of 1550 m asl (Raadik, 2014).
Common/Standard Name Notes: 'Dargo 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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