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    • Osmeriformes
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    • smelts and allies

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

banded kokopu Galaxias fasciatus

Observer

angelasimpson

Date

February 13, 2015

Place

katikati (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

land_and_sea

Date

January 23, 2015 03:04 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

stevepawson

Date

April 30, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

stevepawson

Date

April 30, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

stevepawson

Date

March 4, 2010

Place

MAHN000405 (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

stevepawson

Date

March 4, 2010

Place

MAHN000405 (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

stevepawson

Date

June 30, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

Observer

stevepawson

Date

June 30, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

Observer

stevepawson

Date

June 30, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

stevepawson

Date

June 30, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

stevepawson

Date

the past
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Description from Wikipedia

Osmeriformes is an order of ray-finned fish that includes the true or freshwater smelts and allies, such as the galaxiids and noodlefishes; they are also collectively called osmeriforms. They belong to the teleost superorder Protacanthopterygii, which also includes pike and salmon, among others. The order's name means "smelt-shaped", from Osmerus (the type genus) + the standard fish order suffix "-formes". It ultimately derives from Ancient Greek osmé (ὀσμή, "pungent smell") + Latin forma ("external form"), the...

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