Genus Neochanna


Mud eel - The dorsal and anal fins of the brown mudfish are set well back before the caudal fin, nearly joining it.


Canterbury mudfish - Its length is up to 15 cm.


Black mudfish - The black mudfish, Neochanna diversus, is a galaxiid of the family Galaxiidae, found only in swamps and wetlands in the northern half of the North Island of New Zealand, from Kaitaia in the north to the Mokau River in the south.


Northland mudfish - The Northland mudfish, Neochanna heleios, is a galaxiid of the genus Neochanna, found only in swampy locations west of the Bay of Islands in Northland, New Zealand.

Order : Osmeriformes
Family : Galaxiidae
Genus : Neochanna