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FISH, INTRODUCED FRESHWATER

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FISH, INTRODUCED FRESHWATER

As New Zealand's indigenous fish fauna were not suitable for angling, European and American fish have been introduced. Those successfully acclimatised include the following species:

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Brian Turnbull Cunningham, B.SC., Senior Fishery Officer, Marine Department, Wellington.

Last updated 23-Apr-09


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