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Noun1.Eleotridae - sleepers
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
sleeper goby, sleeper - tropical fish that resembles a goby and rests quietly on the bottom in shallow water
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1996: The bionomics and life history of the freshwater eleotrid fish, Hypseleotris swinhonis (Gunther).
NORDLIE, F.G., 2012.--Life-history characteristics of eleotrid fishes of the western hemisphere, and perils of life in a vanishing environment.
The eleotrid genus Mogurnda Gill 1863 is common in fresh waters of Australia and New Guinea.
Abundance, reproductive period, and feeding habits of eleotrid fishes in estuarine habitats of north - east Brazil.
Feeding and reproductive biology of eleotrid fishes in a tropical estuary.
Leptophilypnion is perhaps most closely related to the Central American freshwater eleotrid genus Leptophilypnus Meek and Hildebrand 1916, particularly the species L.
In 1991, a local fisherman transferred several individuals of the eleotrid Gobiomorus dormitor LaCepede, 1800 to Lake Apoyo from Lake Masaya, and exponential population growth of this lurking predator ensued (Tate et al.
The popularity of "ceviche" (raw fish marinated in lime juice), prepared with the most commonly caught fish (including the three species of eleotrids studied), strongly supports this possibility.