Galaxias bobmcdowalli

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Galaxias bobmcdowalli
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osmeriformes
Family: Galaxiidae
Subfamily: Galaxiinae
Genus: Galaxias
Species: G. bobmcdowalli
Binomial name
Galaxias bobmcdowalli
Schwarzhans, 2012

Galaxias bobmcdowalli is an extinct species of bony fish in the genus Galaxias. It existed in what is now New Zealand in the early Miocene period. It was described by Werner Schwarzhans, R. Paul Scofield, Alan J. D. Tennyson, Jennifer P. Worthy and Trevor H. Worthy in 2012.[1]


  1. ^ Werner Schwarzhans; R. Paul Scofield; Alan J. D. Tennyson; Jennifer P. Worthy; Trevor H. Worthy (2012). "Fish remains, mostly otoliths, from the non-marine early Miocene of Otago, New Zealand". Acta Palaeontologica Polonica. in press. doi:10.4202/app.2010.0127.