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brown mudfish (Neochanna apoda)

mudfish are a specialised type of galaxiid, adapted for living in oxygen-poor swampy waters (including ephemeral ones). They can aestivate underground like lungfish when the pools they live in dry up. Very cool fish. 27 September 2012

brown mudfish (Neochanna apoda)
Chlidonias, 28 Sep 2012
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      mudfish are a specialised type of galaxiid, adapted for living in oxygen-poor swampy waters (including ephemeral ones). They can aestivate underground like lungfish when the pools they live in dry up. Very cool fish.

      27 September 2012
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