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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 102032 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Galaxias oliros   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 [see Raadik 2014 for extensive list of references]
Galaxias rostratus [Allen, 1989]
Galaxias sp. 1 [Sowersby, 2007; Davies et al 2008; Humphries, 2009; Gilligan et al 2010; Kuiter, 2013; Lieschke et al 2013a,b]
Galaxias sp. 4 [Kuiter 2013, in part]
Galaxias sp. 10 [Kuiter 2013]
Galaxias sp. 11 [Kuiter, 2013]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Freshwater
Parent Codes: 37 102901     Galaxias spp.
Taxon Notes:Widespread in the Murray River system and tributaries, and also found south of the GDR in western VIC; occupy an extensive elevational range from 0–600 m asl (Raadik, 2014).
Common/Standard Name Notes: 'Obscure 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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