pygmy perch

New fish species discovered

February 4th, 2010

New fish species discovered

Murdoch University’s fish scientists have discovered a new species of Pygmy Perch in Western Australia.

Drs David Morgan and Stephen Beatty of Murdoch’s Centre for Fish & Fisheries Research said the discovery of a new species of freshwater fish was the first such find in the south-west in over 40 years.

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