WoRMS taxon details

Eleotridae Bonaparte, 1835

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

accepted
Family
Subfamily Butinae Bleeker, 1874
  » Genus Bostrychus Lacepède, 1801
  » Genus Butis Bleeker, 1856
  » Genus Incara Rao, 1971
    » Species Incara multisquamatus Rao, 1971
  » Genus Odonteleotris Gill, 1863
  » Genus Ophiocara Gill, 1863
    » Species Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Ophiocara ambinensis (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Butis amboinensis (Bleeker, 1853) (misspelling)
    » Species Ophiocara aporos (Bleeker, 1854) accepted as Giuris margaritacea (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Ophiocara darwiniensis (MacLeay, 1878) accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Ophiocara limosus (Smith, 1936) accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Ophiocara porocaephala (Valenciennes, 1837) accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837) (misspelling)
    » Species Ophiocara procaephala (Valenciennes, 1837) accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837) (misspelling)
  » Genus Oxyeleotris Bleeker, 1874
  » Genus Parviparma Herre, 1927
  » Genus Pogoneleotris Bleeker, 1875
  » Genus Prionobutis Bleeker, 1874
  » Genus Bostrichthys Duméril, 1806 accepted as Bostrychus Lacepède, 1801
  » Genus Buits accepted as Butis Bleeker, 1856 (misspelling)
    » Species Buits melanostigma (Bleeker, 1849) accepted as Butis melanostigma (Bleeker, 1849) (misspelling)
  » Genus Callieleotris Fowler, 1934 accepted as Oxyeleotris Bleeker, 1874
  » Genus Gigantogobius Fowler, 1905 accepted as Oxyeleotris Bleeker, 1874
  » Genus Hanno Herre, 1946 accepted as Bostrychus Lacepède, 1801
  » Genus Hannoichthys Herre, 1950 accepted as Bostrychus Lacepède, 1801
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
    » Species Eleotris acanthopoma Bleeker, 1853
    » Species Eleotris amblyopsis (Cope, 1871)
    » Species Eleotris annobonensis Blanc, Cadenat & Stauch, 1968
    » Species Eleotris balia Jordan & Seale, 1905
    » Species Eleotris daganensis Steindachner, 1870
    » Species Eleotris fasciatus Chen, 1964
    » Species Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Eleotris lutea Day, 1876
    » Species Eleotris macrocephala (Bleeker, 1857)
    » Species Eleotris macrolepis (Bleeker, 1875)
    » Species Eleotris mauritiana Bennett, 1832
    » Species Eleotris melanosoma Bleeker, 1853
    » Species Eleotris oxycephala Temminck & Schlegel, 1845
    » Species Eleotris pellegrini Maugé, 1984
    » Species Eleotris perniger (Cope, 1871)
    » Species Eleotris picta Kner, 1863
    » Species Eleotris pisonis (Gmelin, 1789)
    » Species Eleotris sandwicensis Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875
    » Species Eleotris senegalensis Steindachner, 1870
    » Species Eleotris tecta Bussing, 1996
    » Species Eleotris vittata Duméril, 1861
    » Species Eleotris acanthopomus Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Eleotris acanthopoma Bleeker, 1853 (misspelling)
    » Species Eleotris africana Steindachner, 1879 accepted as Bostrychus africanus (Steindachner, 1879)
    » Species Eleotris amboinensis Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Butis amboinensis (Bleeker, 1853)
    » Species Eleotris annoboensis Blanc, Cadenat & Stauch, 1968 accepted as Eleotris annobonensis Blanc, Cadenat & Stauch, 1968 (Misspelling)
    » Species Eleotris aporocephalus MacLeay, 1884 accepted as Giuris margaritacea (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris aporos Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Giuris margaritacea (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris armiger (Jordan & Richardson, 1895) accepted as Erotelis armiger (Jordan & Richardson, 1895) (synonym)
    » Species Eleotris auratus (Risso, 1810) accepted as Gobius auratus Risso, 1810
    » Species Eleotris australis Krefft, 1864 accepted as Gobiomorphus australis (Krefft, 1864)
    » Species Eleotris balearicus Pellegrin & Fage, 1907 accepted as Odondebuenia balearica (Pellegrin & Fage, 1907)
    » Species Eleotris belobrancha Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Belobranchus belobranchus (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris butis (Hamilton, 1822) accepted as Butis butis (Hamilton, 1822)
    » Species Eleotris büttikoferi Steindachner, 1895 accepted as Eleotris senegalensis Steindachner, 1870 (misspelling)
    » Species Eleotris camerunensis Lönnberg, 1895 accepted as Bostrychus africanus (Steindachner, 1879)
    » Species Eleotris canina Bleeker, 1849 accepted as Odonteleotris canina (Bleeker, 1849)
    » Species Eleotris caperatus Cantor, 1849 accepted as Butis koilomatodon (Bleeker, 1849)
    » Species Eleotris carvalhonis Starks, 1913 accepted as Eleotris pisonis (Gmelin, 1789) (synonym)
    » Species Eleotris castelnaui MacLeay, 1881 accepted as Afurcagobius suppositus (Sauvage, 1880) (synonym)
    » Species Eleotris cavifrons Blyth, 1860 accepted as Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Eleotris cyprinoides Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Hypseleotris cyprinoides (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris delagoensis Barnard, 1927 accepted as Butis koilomatodon (Bleeker, 1849)
    » Species Eleotris dormitatrix Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Gobiomorus dormitor Lacepède, 1800
    » Species Eleotris dumerilii Sauvage, 1880 accepted as Eleotris vittata Duméril, 1861
    » Species Eleotris dybowskii Herzenstein & Warpachowski, 1888 accepted as Perccottus glenii Dybowski, 1877
    » Species Eleotris ellioti Day, 1888 accepted as Valenciennea wardii (Playfair, 1867)
    » Species Eleotris elongata Alleyne & MacLeay, 1877 accepted as Ptereleotris microlepis (Bleeker, 1856)
    » Species Eleotris fornasini Bianconi, 1855 accepted as Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801) (synonym)
    » Species Eleotris fornasinii Bianconi, 1855 accepted as Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Eleotris fortis Tanaka, 1912 accepted as Eleotris oxycephala Temminck & Schlegel, 1845
    » Species Eleotris fuscus (Forster, 1801) accepted as Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801) (misspelling)
    » Species Eleotris gobioides Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Gobiomorphus gobioides (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris godeffroyi Günther, 1877 accepted as Calumia godeffroyi (Günther, 1877)
    » Species Eleotris grandiceps Krefft, 1864 accepted as Philypnodon grandiceps (Krefft, 1864)
    » Species Eleotris grandisquama Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Dormitator maculatus (Bloch, 1792)
    » Species Eleotris guavina Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Guavina guavina (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris gundlachi Poey, 1860 accepted as Dormitator maculatus (Bloch, 1792)
    » Species Eleotris gymnopomus Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Butis gymnopomus (Bleeker, 1853)
    » Species Eleotris gyrinoides Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Bunaka gyrinoides (Bleeker, 1853)
    » Species Eleotris gyrinus Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Eleotris pisonis (Gmelin, 1789) (synonym)
    » Species Eleotris hasseltii Bleeker, 1851 accepted as Callogobius hasseltii (Bleeker, 1851)
    » Species Eleotris heterolepis Günther, 1869 accepted as Pogoneleotris heterolepis (Günther, 1869)
    » Species Eleotris heteropterus Bleeker, 1855 accepted as Ptereleotris heteroptera (Bleeker, 1855) (misspelling)
    » Species Eleotris hoedtii Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Giuris margaritacea (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris humeralis Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Butis humeralis (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris huttoni Ogilby, 1894 accepted as Gobiomorphus huttoni (Ogilby, 1894)
    » Species Eleotris ikeineur Montrouzier, 1857 accepted as Valenciennea longipinnis (Lay & Bennett, 1839)
    » Species Eleotris klunzingerii Pfeffer, 1893 accepted as Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Eleotris koilomatodon Bleeker, 1849 accepted as Butis koilomatodon (Bleeker, 1849)
    » Species Eleotris laglaizei Sauvage, 1880 accepted as Giuris margaritacea (Valenciennes, 1837) (synonym)
    » Species Eleotris lantzii Thominot, 1878 accepted as Valenciennea sexguttata (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris latifrons Richardson, 1844 accepted as Dormitator latifrons (Richardson, 1844)
    » Species Eleotris lebretonis Steindachner, 1870 accepted as Dormitator lebretonis (Steindachner, 1870)
    » Species Eleotris leuciscus Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Hypseleotris leuciscus (Bleeker, 1853)
    » Species Eleotris limosus Smith, 1936 accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris lineata Castelnau, 1875 accepted as Valenciennea muralis (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris lineatooculatus Kner, 1867 accepted as Valenciennea longipinnis (Lay & Bennett, 1839)
    » Species Eleotris lineooculatus Kner, 1867 accepted as Valenciennea longipinnis (Lay & Bennett, 1839) (misspelling)
    » Species Eleotris litoralis Day, 1876 accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris longiceps Günther, 1864 accepted as Gobiomorus dormitor Lacepède, 1800 (synonym)
    » Species Eleotris longipinnis Lay & Bennett, 1839 accepted as Valenciennea longipinnis (Lay & Bennett, 1839)
    » Species Eleotris macrodon Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Odonteleotris macrodon (Bleeker, 1853) (synonym)
    » Species Eleotris maculata Duméril, 1861 accepted as Eleotris vittata Duméril, 1861
    » Species Eleotris madagascariensis Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris maltzani Steindachner, 1881 accepted as Wheelerigobius maltzani (Steindachner, 1881)
    » Species Eleotris margaritacea Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Giuris margaritacea (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris marmorata Bleeker, 1852 accepted as Oxyeleotris marmorata (Bleeker, 1852)
    » Species Eleotris mauritianus Bennett, 1832 accepted as Eleotris mauritiana Bennett, 1832
    » Species Eleotris mauritii Bloch & Schneider, 1801 accepted as Nomeus gronovii (Gmelin, 1789)
    » Species Eleotris melanostigma Bleeker, 1849 accepted as Butis melanostigma (Bleeker, 1849)
    » Species Eleotris microlepis Bleeker, 1856 accepted as Ptereleotris microlepis (Bleeker, 1856)
    » Species Eleotris miniatus Seale, 1901 accepted as Asterropteryx semipunctata Rüppell, 1830
    » Species Eleotris monteiri O'Shaughnessy, 1875 accepted as Eleotris vittata Duméril, 1861
    » Species Eleotris mugiloides Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Dormitator maculatus (Bloch, 1792)
    » Species Eleotris muralis Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Valenciennea muralis (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris niger Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Eleotris nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1824 accepted as Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801)
    » Species Eleotris nigrifilis Ogilby, 1897 accepted as Valenciennea muralis (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris obscurus Castelnau, 1873 accepted as Afurcagobius suppositus (Sauvage, 1880) (synonym)
    » Species Eleotris omocyaneus Poey, 1860 accepted as Dormitator maculatus (Bloch, 1792)
    » Species Eleotris omosema Ahl, 1935 accepted as Dormitator lebretonis (Steindachner, 1870)
    » Species Eleotris ophicephalus Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris oxycephalus Temminck & Schlegel, 1845 accepted as Eleotris oxycephala Temminck & Schlegel, 1845 (misspelling)
    » Species Eleotris periophthalmus Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Amblyeleotris periophthalma (Bleeker, 1853)
    » Species Eleotris planiceps MacLeay, 1883 accepted as Giuris margaritacea (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris pleskei Warpachowski, 1888 accepted as Perccottus glenii Dybowski, 1877
    » Species Eleotris pleurops Boulenger, 1909 accepted as Dormitator maculatus (Bloch, 1792) (synonym)
    » Species Eleotris polyzonatus Klunzinger, 1871 accepted as Xenisthmus polyzonatus (Klunzinger, 1871)
    » Species Eleotris porocephala Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris porocephalus Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837) (misspelling)
    » Species Eleotris prasinus Klunzinger, 1871 accepted as Eviota prasina (Klunzinger, 1871)
    » Species Eleotris pruvoti Fage, 1907 accepted as Vanneaugobius pruvoti (Fage, 1907)
    » Species Eleotris radiata Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Grahamichthys radiata (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris sandwichensis Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875 accepted as Eleotris sandwicensis Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875 (misspelling)
    » Species Eleotris scintillans Blyth, 1860 accepted as Ophiocara porocephala (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris sclateri Steindachner, 1879 accepted as Callogobius sclateri (Steindachner, 1879)
    » Species Eleotris seminudus Günther, 1864 accepted as Gymneleotris seminuda (Günther, 1864)
    » Species Eleotris sexguttata Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Valenciennea sexguttata (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Eleotris siamensis Günther, 1861 accepted as Oxyeleotris siamensis (Günther, 1861)
    » Species Eleotris sima Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Dormitator maculatus (Bloch, 1792)
    » Species Eleotris smaragdus Valenciennes, 1837 accepted as Erotelis smaragdus (Valenciennes, 1837) (unaccepted)
    » Species Eleotris somnulentus Girard, 1858 accepted as Dormitator maculatus (Bloch, 1792) (unaccepted)
    » Species Eleotris swinhonis Günther, 1873 accepted as Micropercops swinhonis (Günther, 1873) (unaccepted)
    » Species Eleotris taeniura MacLeay, 1881 accepted as Valenciennea longipinnis (Lay & Bennett, 1839) (unaccepted)
    » Species Eleotris trabeatus Richardson, 1843 accepted as Valenciennea muralis (Valenciennes, 1837) (unaccepted)
    » Species Eleotris urophthalmoides Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Oxyeleotris urophthalmoides (Bleeker, 1853) (unaccepted)
    » Species Eleotris urophthalmus Bleeker, 1851 accepted as Oxyeleotris urophthalmus (Bleeker, 1851) (unaccepted)
    » Species Eleotris vanicolensis Sauvage, 1880 accepted as Giuris margaritacea (Valenciennes, 1837) (unaccepted)
    » Species Eleotris wardii Playfair, 1867 accepted as Valenciennea wardii (Playfair, 1867) (unaccepted)
  » Genus Erotelis Poey, 1860
  » Genus Giuris Sauvage, 1880
  » Genus Gobiomorphus Gill, 1863
  » Genus Gobiomorus Lacepède, 1800
  » Genus Guavina Bleeker, 1874
  » Genus Hypseleotris Gill, 1863
    » Species Hypseleotris compressocephalus (Chen, 1985)
    » Species Hypseleotris cyprinoides (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Hypseleotris guentheri (Bleeker, 1875)
    » Species Hypseleotris leuciscus (Bleeker, 1853)
    » Species Hypseleotris agilis Herre, 1927 accepted as Giuris margaritacea (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Hypseleotris bipartita Herre, 1927 accepted as Hypseleotris cyprinoides (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Hypseleotris dayi Smith, 1950 accepted as Hypseleotris cyprinoides (Valenciennes, 1837)
    » Species Hypseleotris guntheri (Bleeker, 1875) accepted as Hypseleotris guentheri (Bleeker, 1875) (misspelling)
    » Species Hypseleotris modestus (Bleeker, 1875) accepted as Hypseleotris leuciscus (Bleeker, 1853)
    » Species Hypseleotris raji Herre, 1945 accepted as Butis koilomatodon (Bleeker, 1849) (synonym)
  » 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)
    » Species Elestris butis (Hamilton, 1822) accepted as Butis butis (Hamilton, 1822) (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://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151420 on 2020-12-05
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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]   
 
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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]
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English sleepers  [details]
Japanese カワアナゴ科  [details]
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