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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Eleotridae Sleepers
Subfamily: Eleotrinae
Genus: Hypseleotris

(See list of species below)



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16 species (see list below)

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Photo by Good, P.

Oceania
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Hypseleotris aurea (Shipway, 1950)

Photo by Good, P.
 
Hypseleotris aurea
[Golden gudgeon]

Photo by Larson, H.K.

Oceania
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Hypseleotris barrawayi Larson, 2007

Photo by Larson, H.K.
 
Hypseleotris barrawayi
[]

Photo by Prins, E.

Oceania
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Hypseleotris compressa (Krefft, 1864)

Photo by Prins, E.
 
Hypseleotris compressa
[Empire gudgeon]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.2 cm SL

 
Hypseleotris compressocephalus
[]

Photo by Murdy, E.O./Ferraris, C.J., Jr.

Africa. Asia
Max. Length 8 cm SL
Hypseleotris cyprinoides (Valenciennes, 1837)

Photo by Murdy, E.O./Ferraris, C.J., Jr.
 
Hypseleotris cyprinoides
[Tropical carp-gudgeon]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 6 cm SL

 
Hypseleotris ejuncida
[Slender gudgeon]
No picture found
Asia

 
Hypseleotris everetti
[]

Photo by Coughran, J.

Oceania
Max. Length 5.5 cm TL
Hypseleotris galii (Ogilby, 1898)

Photo by Coughran, J.
 
Hypseleotris galii
[Firetailed gudgeon]
No picture found
Asia and Oceania
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL

 
Hypseleotris guentheri
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Hypseleotris hotayensis
[]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 6 cm SL

 
Hypseleotris kimberleyensis
[Barnett River gudgeon]

Photo by Aland, G.

Oceania
Max. Length 6.5 cm TL
Hypseleotris klunzingeri (Ogilby, 1898)

Photo by Aland, G.
 
Hypseleotris klunzingeri
[Western carp gudgeon]

Photo by Mosterd, W.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Hypseleotris leuciscus (Bleeker, 1853)

Photo by Mosterd, W.
 
Hypseleotris leuciscus
[]
No picture found
Asia

 
Hypseleotris pangel
[]
No picture found
Oceania
Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Hypseleotris regalis
[Prince Regent gudgeon]

Photo by Ravelomanana, T.

Africa
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Hypseleotris tohizonae (Steindachner, 1880)

Photo by Ravelomanana, T.
 
Hypseleotris tohizonae
[]
16 Species of Family Eleotridae with Genus Hypseleotris
(Sleepers)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1950 Hypseleotris aurea Golden gudgeon Oceania 8 TL
2007 Hypseleotris barrawayi Oceania 5.8 SL
1864 Hypseleotris compressa Empire gudgeon Oceania 12 SL
1985 Hypseleotris compressocephalus Asia 10.2 SL
1837 Hypseleotris cyprinoides Tropical carp-gudgeon Africa. Asia 8 SL
1982 Hypseleotris ejuncida Slender gudgeon Oceania 6 SL
1895 Hypseleotris everetti Asia
1898 Hypseleotris galii Firetailed gudgeon Oceania 5.5 TL
1875 Hypseleotris guentheri Asia and Oceania 7.5 SL
1978 Hypseleotris hotayensis Asia
1982 Hypseleotris kimberleyensis Barnett River gudgeon Oceania 6 SL
1898 Hypseleotris klunzingeri Western carp gudgeon Oceania 6.5 TL
1853 Hypseleotris leuciscus Indo-West Pacific 6 TL
1927 Hypseleotris pangel Asia
1982 Hypseleotris regalis Prince Regent gudgeon Oceania 5 SL
1880 Hypseleotris tohizonae Africa 10 TL



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