Murray River cod (Maccullochella peelii)

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Murray River cod description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyPercichthyidae
GenusMaccullochella (1)

Information on the Murray River cod is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Murray cod.
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Murray River cod status

Classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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