SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=79) AND ((Families.Order)= 'Osmeriformes') AND ((Species.Genus) = 'Galaxias') AND ((Species.Subfamily) = 'Galaxiinae') And ((FAMILIES.Class)='Actinopterygii') ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osmeriformes
Family: Galaxiidae Galaxiids
Subfamily: Galaxiinae
Genus: Galaxias

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Oceania
Max. Length 6.8 cm FL

 
Galaxias anomalus
[]

Photo by Bursell, J.J.

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm NG
Galaxias argenteus (Gmelin, 1789)

Photo by Bursell, J.J.
 
Galaxias argenteus
[Giant kokopu]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 24 cm SL

 
Galaxias auratus
[Golden Galaxias]

Photo by Bursell, J.J.

Oceania
Max. Length 28 cm SL
Galaxias brevipinnis Günther, 1866

Photo by Bursell, J.J.
 
Galaxias brevipinnis
[Koaro]
No picture found
Oceania

 
Galaxias cobitinis
[]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 8.2 cm FL

 
Galaxias depressiceps
[]

Photo by McDowall, R.M.

Oceania
Max. Length 6.8 cm FL
Galaxias divergens Stokell, 1959

Photo by McDowall, R.M.
 
Galaxias divergens
[Dwarf galaxias]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 8.4 cm FL

 
Galaxias eldoni
[]

Photo by Kerr, V.

Oceania
Max. Length 25.3 cm TL
Galaxias fasciatus Gray, 1842

Photo by Kerr, V.
 
Galaxias fasciatus
[Banded kokopu]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 13.5 cm SL

 
Galaxias fontanus
[Swan galaxias]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 12.3 cm SL

 
Galaxias fuscus
[]

Photo by Berra, T.M.

South America
Max. Length 10.7 cm SL
Galaxias globiceps Eigenmann, 1928

Photo by Berra, T.M.
 
Galaxias globiceps
[]
No picture found
Oceania

 
Galaxias gollumoides
[]

Photo by McDowall, R.M.

Oceania
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL
Galaxias gracilis McDowall, 1967

Photo by McDowall, R.M.
 
Galaxias gracilis
[Dwarf inanga]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 14 cm SL

 
Galaxias johnstoni
[Clarence galaxias]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 7 cm SL

 
Galaxias macronasus
[]

Photo by Busse, K.

Oceania
Max. Length 19 cm SL
Galaxias maculatus (Jenyns, 1842)

Photo by Busse, K.
 
Galaxias maculatus
[Inanga]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

Oceania
Max. Length 5.2 cm FL
Galaxias neocaledonicus Weber & de Beaufort, 1913

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Galaxias neocaledonicus
[]
No picture found
Oceania

 
Galaxias niger
[Black galaxias]

Photo by Busse, K.

Oceania
Max. Length 19 cm SL
Galaxias occidentalis Ogilby, 1899

Photo by Busse, K.
 
Galaxias occidentalis
[Western galaxias]

Photo by Aland, G.

Oceania
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Galaxias olidus Günther, 1866

Photo by Aland, G.
 
Galaxias olidus
[Mountain galaxias]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Galaxias parvus
[Swamp galaxias]

Photo by McDowall, R.M.

Oceania
Max. Length 10.1 cm TL
Galaxias paucispondylus Stokell, 1938

Photo by McDowall, R.M.
 
Galaxias paucispondylus
[Alpine galaxias]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 16 cm SL

 
Galaxias pedderensis
[Pedder galaxias]

Photo by Berra, T.M.

South America
Max. Length 30.9 cm SL
Galaxias platei Steindachner, 1898

Photo by Berra, T.M.
 
Galaxias platei
[]

Photo by McDowall, R.M.

Oceania
Max. Length 26 cm SL
Galaxias postvectis Clarke, 1899

Photo by McDowall, R.M.
 
Galaxias postvectis
[Shortjaw kokopu]

Photo by McDowall, R.M.

Oceania
Max. Length 9.1 cm TL
Galaxias prognathus Stokell, 1940

Photo by McDowall, R.M.
 
Galaxias prognathus
[Longjawed galaxias]
No picture found
Oceania

 
Galaxias pullus
[]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 12 cm SL

 
Galaxias rostratus
[Flathead galaxias]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 14.5 cm SL

 
Galaxias tanycephalus
[Saddled galaxias]

Photo by Colman, J.G.

Oceania
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Galaxias truttaceus Valenciennes, 1846

Photo by Colman, J.G.
 
Galaxias truttaceus
[Spotted mountain trout]

Photo by McDowall, R.M.

Oceania
Max. Length 10 cm FL
Galaxias vulgaris Stokell, 1949

Photo by McDowall, R.M.
 
Galaxias vulgaris
[Common river galaxias]

Photo by Marr, S.

Africa
Max. Length 7.5 cm TL
Galaxias zebratus (Castelnau, 1861)

Photo by Marr, S.
 
Galaxias zebratus
[Cape galaxias]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Galaxias anomalus Oceania 6.8 FL 1959
Galaxias argenteus Giant kokopu Southwest Pacific 40 NG 1789
Galaxias auratus Golden Galaxias Oceania 24 SL 1883
Galaxias brevipinnis Koaro Oceania 28 SL 1866
Galaxias cobitinis Oceania 2002
Galaxias depressiceps Oceania 8.2 FL 1996
Galaxias divergens Dwarf galaxias Oceania 6.8 FL 1959
Galaxias eldoni Oceania 8.4 FL 1997
Galaxias fasciatus Banded kokopu Oceania 25.3 TL 1842
Galaxias fontanus Swan galaxias Oceania 13.5 SL 1978
Galaxias fuscus Oceania 12.3 SL 1936
Galaxias globiceps South America 10.7 SL 1928
Galaxias gollumoides Oceania 1999
Galaxias gracilis Dwarf inanga Oceania 6.2 SL 1967
Galaxias johnstoni Clarence galaxias Oceania 14 SL 1936
Galaxias macronasus Oceania 7 SL 2003
Galaxias maculatus Inanga Oceania 19 SL 1842
Galaxias neocaledonicus Oceania 5.2 FL 1913
Galaxias niger Black galaxias Oceania 1985
Galaxias occidentalis Western galaxias Oceania 19 SL 1899
Galaxias olidus Mountain galaxias Oceania 15 SL 1866
Galaxias parvus Swamp galaxias Oceania 10 SL 1968
Galaxias paucispondylus Alpine galaxias Oceania 10.1 TL 1938
Galaxias pedderensis Pedder galaxias Oceania 16 SL 1968
Galaxias platei South America 30.9 SL 1898
Galaxias postvectis Shortjaw kokopu Oceania 26 SL 1899
Galaxias prognathus Longjawed galaxias Oceania 9.1 TL 1940
Galaxias pullus Oceania 1997
Galaxias rostratus Flathead galaxias Oceania 12 SL 1872
Galaxias tanycephalus Saddled galaxias Oceania 14.5 SL 1978
Galaxias truttaceus Spotted mountain trout Oceania 20 SL 1846
Galaxias vulgaris Common river galaxias Oceania 10 FL 1949
Galaxias zebratus Cape galaxias Africa 7.5 TL 1861



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