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Eleotris acanthopoma (Asian sleeper; Spinecheek gudgeon)

Synonyms: Eleotris acanthopomus
Language: Japanese; Mandarin Chinese


Migration [1]  Amphidromous

Prey / Diet

Callogobius tanegasimae (Goby)[2]
Caridina gracilirostris (needlenose caridina)[2]
Eleotris acanthopoma (Asian sleeper)[2]
Leiodytes nicobaricus[2]
Macrobrachium formosense (crane river prawn)[2]
Mangarinus waterousi (chiseltooth goby)[2]
Ptychognathus ishii[2]
Redigobius bikolanus (checkered dualspot goby)[2]
Septaria porcellana[2]


Eleotris acanthopoma (Asian sleeper)[2]
Eleotris fusca (Gobi)[2]


Admiralty Islands; Africa-Inland Waters; Asia - Inland waters; Australia; China; Ethiopian; Guam; Hong Kong; Indian Ocean, Western; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Japan; Madagascar; Malaysia; Micronesia,Fed.States of; New Caledonia; Oceania - Inland waters; Oriental; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Western Central; Palearctic; Papua New Guinea; Philippines; South China Sea; Sulu-Celebes Sea; Taiwan; Western Pacific: Japan, Taiwan, Malaya, and Indonesia. Also known from the Philippines (Ref. 7223). Recorded from Madagascar (Ref. 26236).; Yellow Sea;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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