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Recent observations

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What

Mountain Galaxias Galaxias olidus

Observer

dylanjones

Date

April 3, 2013 04:10 PM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found in the Snowy river just below the summit of Mt Kosciuszko

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

johnnybirder

Date

December 9, 2011
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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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