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Brachygalaxias gothei

(Brachygalaxias gothei)

Description

Brachygalaxias gothei (known locally as puye) is a species of fish in the family Galaxiidae endemic to Chile. It was formerly listed as Vulernable in 1994 until being changed in 1996. It is considered a synonym of Brachygalaxias bullocki but is listed separately by the IUCN Red List.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Osmeriformes
Family:Galaxiidae
Genus:Brachygalaxias
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