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Paragalaxias eleotroides

McDowall & Fulton

Paragalaxias eleotroides was originally described as Paragalaxias eleotroides by McDowall & Fulton in 1978. It belongs to the family Galaxiidae and subfamily Galaxiinae. It is commonly known as Great Lake paragalaxias and is known Great lake galaxias in Australia, Great Lake Darter in Australia, Great Lake paragalaxias in Australia. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   eleotroides
AuthorWI   McDowall [R. M.] & Fulton [W.]
AuthorNI   McDowall & Fulton
Qualification   ---
Year   1978
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Galaxiiformes Galaxiiformes
Family   Galaxiidae
Galaxiinae Galaxiinae
Genus   Paragalaxias
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Galaxiiformes
Family   Galaxiidae
Subfamily   Galaxiinae
Genus   Paragalaxias
Original Name   Paragalaxias        
Taxon Name   eleotroides
Original Combination   Paragalaxias eleotroides
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Paragalaxias eleotroides
OriginalSubGenus   Paragalaxias
Original Author   McDowall & Fulton
Original AuthorWI   McDowall [R. M.] & Fulton [W.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1978
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Galaxiinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Shallow water along the shore of Swan Bay, Great Lake, Tasmania, Australia.
Types   Paratypes: AMS I.19152-001 (6); BMNH 1976.8.13.6-7 (2); FRD uncat (8); QVM 1976:5:166 [ex type 213] (2); TMH D1261-62 (11). Additional material: IFC uncat. (2).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Andrews 1992:110 [ref. 22689].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   TMH D1259
Journal   Aust. J. Mar. Freshwater Res.
Citation   v. 29 (no. 1)
Page   101
Illustrations   Figs. 2, 3c, 5, 8

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Paragalaxias eleotroides
Current Species eleotroides
Current Genus Paragalaxias
Current AuthorWI McDowall [R. M.] & Fulton [W.]
Current AuthorNI McDowall & Fulton
Current Year 1978
Current Family Galaxiidae
Current Subfamily
Galaxiinae Galaxiinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water
Habitat Notes Lives in rocky shores, among aquatic vegetation, inundated terrestrial scrub and debris. Cryptic. Feeds on a variety of insects, microcrustaceans, worms, galaxiid eggs and algae.

Current Summary   Valid as Paragalaxias eleotroides  McDowall & Fulton 1978. Galaxiidae: Galaxiinae.
Name History   •Valid as Paragalaxias eleotroides McDowall & Fulton 1978 -- (McDowall & Frankenberg 1981:570 [ref. 5500], Paxton et al. 1989:180 [ref. 12442], McDowall & Fulton in McDowall 1996:74 [ref. 22909], McDowall 1998:235 [ref. 23816], Unmack 2001:1060 [ref. 25797], Allen et al. 2002:113 [ref. 25930], Paxton et al. 2006:410 [ref. 28995], Raadik 2014:160 [ref. 33606]).

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dissimilis Paragalaxias dissimilis (Regan [C. T.] 1906)Valid
julianus Paragalaxias julianus McDowall [R. M.] & Fulton [W.] 1978Valid
mesotes Paragalaxias mesotes McDowall [R. M.] & Fulton [W.] 1978Valid
shannonensis Paragalaxias shannonensis Scott [E. O. G.] 1935Synonym
zebratus Paragalaxias zebratus (Castelnau [F. L.] 1861)Synonym
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