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Taxonomic Serial No.: 172171

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Eleotrididae
  Common Name(s): sleepers [English]
    dormeurs [French]
    guavinas [Spanish]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                               SuborderGobioidei  – gobies, gobies  
                                  FamilyEleotridae  – sleepers, dormeurs, guavinas  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Genus Batanga Herre, 1946  
                                     Genus Belobranchus Bleeker, 1857  
                                     Genus Bostrychus Lacepède, 1801  
                                     Genus Bunaka Herre, 1927  
                                     Genus Butis Bleeker, 1856 – flathead gudgeons 
                                     Genus Calumia Smith, 1958  
                                     Genus Dormitator Gill, 1861 – sleepers, fat sleepers 
                                     Genus Eleotris Bloch and Schneider, 1801 – sleepers, spinycheek sleepers 
                                     Genus Erotelis Poey, 1860  
                                     Genus Fagasa Schultz, 1943  
                                     Genus Giuris Sauvage, 1880  
                                     Genus Gobiomorphus Gill, 1863  
                                     Genus Gobiomorus Lacepède, 1800 – bigmouth sleepers 
                                     Genus Grahamichthys Whitley, 1956  
                                     Genus Guavina Bleeker, 1874 – Atlantic guavinas 
                                     Genus Hemieleotris Meek and Hildebrand, 1916  
                                     Genus Hypseleotris Gill, 1863 – prigis 
                                     Genus Incara Rao, 1971  
                                     Genus Kimberleyeleotris Hoese and Allen, 1987  
                                     Genus Kribia Herre, 1946  
                                     Genus Leptophilypnus Meek and Hildebrand, 1916  
                                     Genus Microphilypnus Myers, 1927  
                                     Genus Milyeringa Whitley, 1945  
                                     Genus Mogurnda Gill, 1863  
                                     Genus Odonteleotris Gill, 1863  
                                     Genus Ophieleotris Aurich, 1938 – snakehead gudgeons 
                                     Genus Ophiocara Gill, 1863 – spangled gudgeons 
                                     Genus Oxyeleotris Bleeker, 1874 – Indonesian guavinas 
                                     Genus Parviparma Herre, 1927  
                                     Genus Philypnodon Bleeker, 1874 – bullies, bullies 
                                     Genus Pogoneleotris Bleeker, 1875  
                                     Genus Prionobutis Bleeker, 1874  
                                     Genus Ratsirakia Maugé, 1984  
                                     Genus Tateurndina Nichols, 1955  
                                     Genus Thalasseleotris Hoese and Larson, 1987  
                                     Genus Typhleotris Petit, 1933  

  Expert: Wayne C. Starnes  
  Notes: Research Curator of Fishes, North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences, Research Laboratory, 4301 Reedy Creek Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27607, USA   
  Reference for: Eleotridae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Eleotridae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: As-yet (2003) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Eleotridae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1984   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Second Edition   
  Page(s): xv + 523   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-86475-7   
  Reference for: sleepers[English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Eleotridae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, H. Espinosa-Pérez, L. T. Findley, C. R. Gilbert, et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, Sixth Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 29   
  Page(s): ix + 386   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-61-1, 0097-0638  
  Notes: Full author list: Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, Héctor Espinosa-Pérez, Lloyd T. Findley, Carter R. Gilbert, Robert N. Lea, and James D. Williams   
  Reference for: dormeurs[French], guavinas [Spanish], sleepers [English]   

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