Abstract: The bigmouth sleeper Gobiomorus dormitor is an eleotrid species found in southern Florida and Texas, along the Atlantic coast of Central and South. bigmouth sleeper Gobiomorus dormitor Identification and Information for Texas Fishes. Taxonomic Hierarchy. Life. Animalia. Chordata. Actinopterygii. Perciformes. Eleotridae (Sleepers). Gobiomorus. Gobiomorus dormitor (Bigmouth Sleeper).

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Support for the Competitive Exclusion Principle. Human uses FAO fisheries: Macias Nguema Fernando Po.

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by NatureServe. Many sizes of bigmouth sleepers dogmitor during this study, ranging from 25 to mm TL.

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Type Locality Martinique Lacepede In Florida, bigmouth sleepers occur over open sand along undercut banks or in heavy vegetation or around rock or wood structures; juveniles have been found in fresh to brackish water 0.

Histoire Naturelle des Poissons 2: Found over sand streams, usually in current near cover Ref. Amphidromous, marine to freshwater Musick et al.

Bacheler, Nathan Mitchell Advisors: Daily growthrate of tagged fish ranged from Inhabits larger free flowing clear water streams Ref. No trademark owned by NatureServe may be used in advertising dromitor promotion pertaining to the distribution of documents delivered from this server without specific advance permission from NatureServe.


Competition for breeding sites between the cichlid fishes of Lake Jiloa, Nicaragua. Collaborators Pictures Stamps, Coins Misc.

Show full item record. A yellowish to olive brown fish with a fusiform body, wide flattened head, two dorsal fins six spines in first onerounded caudal fin, separate pelvic fins, no lateral line canal on the body, six branchiostegal rays, and a projecting lower jaw; variously mottled and often spotted, with several dark lines radiating across cheek and opercle; dark lateral body stripe and dark bar across first dorsal fin are most prominent in juveniles; scales in row along midside; maximum total length about 60 cm, to about 32 cm SL in Florida Robins and RayGilmore Crepuscular, Nocturnal Phenology Comments: The largest oocytes observed were 0.

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This report was printed on. A carnivorous and benthic fish that relies on its sluggish behavior and cryptic coloration Ref. Short description Morphology Morphometrics Dorsal spines total: Maxillary reaching posterior margin of pupil Hubbs et al.


Crepuscular, Nocturnal Immature Phenology: All species and ecological community data presented in NatureServe Explorer at http: Permission to use, copy and distribute documents delivered from this server is hereby granted under the following conditions: Common in brackish coastal lagoons and freshwater streams entering the sea Lindquist Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Boston.

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This species is important in terms of recreational and consumptivefishing, and conservation. Adults occur in fresh water, often well inland.

An annotated checklist of the freshwater fishes of Texas, with keys to identification of species.