WoRMS taxon details

Eleotridae Bonaparte, 1835

151420  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151420)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Butinae Bleeker, 1874
Subfamily Eleotrinae Bonaparte, 1835
  » Genus Belobranchus Bleeker, 1857
  » Genus Bunaka Herre, 1927
  » Genus Calumia Smith, 1958
  » Genus Dormitator Gill, 1861
  » Genus Eleotris Bloch & Schneider, 1801
  » Genus Erotelis Poey, 1860
  » Genus Giuris Sauvage, 1880
  » Genus Gobiomorphus Gill, 1863
  » Genus Gobiomorus Lacepède, 1800
  » Genus Guavina Bleeker, 1874
  » Genus Hypseleotris Gill, 1863
  » Genus Leptophilypnus Meek & Hildebrand, 1916
  » Genus Philypnodon Bleeker, 1874
  » Genus Philypnus Valenciennes, 1837
  » Genus Alexurus Jordan, 1895 accepted as Erotelis Poey, 1860
  » Genus Alvarius Girard, 1859 accepted as Gobiomorus Lacepède, 1800
  » Genus Culius Bleeker, 1856 accepted as Eleotris Bloch & Schneider, 1801
  » Genus Eleoris accepted as Eleotris Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (misspelling)
  » Genus Elestris accepted as Eleotris Bloch & Schneider, 1801 (misspelling)
  » Genus Giurus accepted as Giuris Sauvage, 1880 (misspelling)
  » Genus Lembus Günther, 1859 accepted as Gobiomorus Lacepède, 1800
  » Genus Lizettea Herre, 1936 accepted as Bunaka Herre, 1927
  » Genus Microeleotris Meek & Hildebrand, 1916 accepted as Leptophilypnus Meek & Hildebrand, 1916
  » Genus Ophieleotris Aurich, 1938 accepted as Giuris Sauvage, 1880 (synonym)
Subfamily Milyeringinae Whitley, 1945
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Description Chiefly tropical and subtropical. Distribution: Atlantic coast of the United States to Stewart Island, New Zealand. Mouth...  
Description Chiefly tropical and subtropical. Distribution: Atlantic coast of the United States to Stewart Island, New Zealand. Mouth never subterminal. Cycloid or ctenoid scales. Pelvic fins separate or fused to various extents. Sucking disc absent. With 2-8 flexible spines in spinous dorsal fin. Vertebrae 25-28. About 60 cm maximum length, reported for Dormitator maculatus.  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Eleotridae Bonaparte, 1835. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151420 on 2020-10-23
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2019). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2019., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Chiefly tropical and subtropical. Distribution: Atlantic coast of the United States to Stewart Island, New Zealand. Mouth never subterminal. Cycloid or ctenoid scales. Pelvic fins separate or fused to various extents. Sucking disc absent. With 2-8 flexible spines in spinous dorsal fin. Vertebrae 25-28. About 60 cm maximum length, reported for Dormitator maculatus.  [details]
LanguageName 
English sleepers  [details]
Japanese カワアナゴ科  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Eleotridae FIN028087 Slide 120 mm)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Eleotridae RAD108533-001)
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