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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 102034 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Galaxias supremus   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 [Helms 1890, in part; McDowall & Frankenberg 1981, in part; Campbell et al 1986, in part; Terzis 1986, in part; Green & Osbourne 1994, in part; Green 2002; McDowall 2003, in part; Green 2008, in part]
Galaxias findlayi [Ogilby 1896, in part; Frankenberg 1969; Timms 1980; Hebert 1977; Raadik & Kuiter 2002, in part]
Galaxias sp. 1 [Raadik & Kuiter 2002]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Freshwater
Parent Codes: 37 102901     Galaxias spp.
Taxon Notes:Confirmed records only from Blue Lake and type locality in the upper reaches of Carruthers Creek, headwaters of the Blue Lake Creek system in the upper Snowy River on Mount Kosciuszko, Mount Kosciuszko National Park in NSW, at an elevation of 1900 to 1950 m asl (Raadik, 2014).
Common/Standard Name Notes: 'Kosciuszko Galaxias' used by Raadik, 2014

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 5130
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
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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