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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osmeriformes
Family: Galaxiidae Galaxiids
Subfamily: Galaxiinae
Genus: Galaxiella

(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Berra, T.M.

Oceania
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Galaxiella munda McDowall, 1978

Photo by Berra, T.M.
 
Galaxiella munda
[Western dwarf galaxias]

Photo by Berra, T.M.

Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 4.8 cm TL
Galaxiella nigrostriata (Shipway, 1953)

Photo by Berra, T.M.
 
Galaxiella nigrostriata
[Blackstriped dwarf galaxias]

Photo by Kuiter, R.H.

Oceania
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL
Galaxiella pusilla (Mack, 1936)

Photo by Kuiter, R.H.
 
Galaxiella pusilla
[Eastern dwarf galaxias]
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Oceania
Max. Length 4.2 cm TL

 
Galaxiella toourtkoourt
[Little galaxias]
4 Species of Family Galaxiidae with Genus Galaxiella
(Galaxiids)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1978 Galaxiella munda Western dwarf galaxias Oceania 6 SL
1953 Galaxiella nigrostriata Blackstriped dwarf galaxias Eastern Indian Ocean 4.8 TL
1936 Galaxiella pusilla Eastern dwarf galaxias Oceania 4.8 SL
2015 Galaxiella toourtkoourt Little galaxias Oceania 4.2 TL



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