Taxon profile


Brown Gudgeon
Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Eleotridae - sleepers »  genus Eleotris

Scientific synonyms

Culius fusca (Schneider & Forster, 1801)
Culius fuscus (Forster, 1801)
Culius niger (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Eleotris cavifrons Blyth, 1860
Eleotris fornasinii Bianconi, 1855
Eleotris fuscus (Forster, 1801)
Eleotris klunzingerii Pfeffer, 1893
Eleotris niger Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Eleotris nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Poecilia fusca Forster, 1801

Other names

= Brown Sleeper
= Dusky Sleeper
= Freshwater Gudgeon

Least Concern


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Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [8034]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/8130]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Eleotris fusca (Forster, 1801)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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