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Recent observations

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What

Climbing Galaxias Galaxias brevipinnis

Observer

juliefielder

Date

November 19, 2016

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What

Spotted Galaxias Galaxias truttaceus

Observer

juliefielder

Date

November 19, 2016

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What

Banded Kokopu Galaxias fasciatus

Observer

natalieatwrct

Date

November 16, 2016 08:36 PM TOT

Description

Two fish spotted - one approximately 5 inches, the other 4 inches long.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Galaxias Galaxias maculatus

Observer

juliefielder

Date

November 18, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Galaxiids Family Galaxiidae

Observer

butterfly4

Date

October 5, 1996

Description

This is an observation from Brian Patrick's moth and butterfly field notes.

Date: 5 October 1996 Day?

Trip name: Swampy Summit

Site name: Whare Creek
Coordinate source: Average of 0-score best matches

Species observed: Galaxiid (new - lots seen - 2 young caught.) count: lots

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No photos or sounds

What

Galaxiids Family Galaxiidae

Observer

butterfly4

Date

February 11, 1995

Description

This is an observation from Brian Patrick's moth and butterfly field notes.

Date: 11 February 1995 Day

Trip name: Swampy Summit

Site name: Whare Creek
Coordinate source: Average of 0-score best matches

Species observed: Galaxiid (spawning)

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No photos or sounds

What

Galaxiids Family Galaxiidae

Observer

butterfly4

Date

December 28, 1994

Description

This is an observation from Brian Patrick's moth and butterfly field notes.

Date: 28 December 1994 Day?

Trip name: McQuilkans Creek / Whare Creek

Site name: Whare Creek
Coordinate source: Average of 0-score best matches

Species observed: Galaxiid (+ juveniles)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Galaxiids Family Galaxiidae

Observer

butterfly4

Date

September 17, 1993

Description

This is an observation from Brian Patrick's moth and butterfly field notes.

Date: 17 September 1993 Day

Trip name: Whare & McQuilkans Creeks

Site name: Whare Creek (Looking for galaxiids. Lots of brown trout everywhere except galaxid spot.)
Coordinate source: Average of 0-score best matches

Species observed: 'Lower Taieri' nsp. Galaxiid (in Whare (upper) Creek) count: common

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Galaxiids Family Galaxiidae

Observer

butterfly4

Date

December 31, 1998

Description

This is an observation from Brian Patrick's moth and butterfly field notes.

Date: 31 December 1998 – 2 January 1999 Night?

Trip name: NW Nelson Nth Sandhill Creek (Maguires)

Site name: Sandhills Creek Platform (at light Sth Sandhills Crk. Large frog, small eel, bully, koura in stream.)
Coordinate source: Average of Davena KML coordinates

Species observed: Galaxiid (in stream)

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No photos or sounds

What

Galaxiids Family Galaxiidae

Observer

butterfly4

Date

March 4, 2000

Description

This is an observation from Brian Patrick's moth and butterfly field notes.

Date: 4-5 March 2000 Night

Trip name: Sth Rough Ridge

Site name: Rough Ridge, South
Coordinate source: Topomap.co.nz

Species observed: nsp. galaxiid

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Galaxiids Family Galaxiidae

Observer

butterfly4

Date

November 28, 1993

Description

This is an observation from Brian Patrick's moth and butterfly field notes.

Date: 28 November 1993 Day

Trip name: Bethunes Gully / Silverstream / McQuilkans Creek

Site name: Silverstream (Freshwater crayfish)
Coordinate source: Average of 0-score best matches

Species observed: Galaxiid

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Galaxiids Family Galaxiidae

Observer

butterfly4

Date

February 2, 1995

Description

This is an observation from Brian Patrick's moth and butterfly field notes.

Date: 2 February 1995 Day?

Trip name: Kakanui Mts - to Crumb Hut

Site name: Roaring Meg (Put light trap out at Deep Creek/Roaring Meg confluence I41 14511674)
Coordinate source: Average of 0-score best matches

Species observed: river galaxiid count: common

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Description from Wikipedia

The Galaxiidae, also known by the anglicised name as galaxiids, are a family of mostly small freshwater fish in the southern hemisphere. The majority of species live in Australia or New Zealand, some are also found in South Africa, South America, Lord Howe Island, New Caledonia and the Falkland Islands. One of the galaxiid species, the common galaxias (Galaxias maculatus), is probably the most widely naturally distributed freshwater fish in the southern hemisphere. They are cool...

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