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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Peterson field guide to freshwater fishes of North America north of Mexico. This research was initiated to evaluate the likelihood of each, gobiomoruz to learn more broadly about bigmouth sleeperecology.

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Bigmouth Sleeper, Gobiomorus dormitor. United States National Status: This map was computer-generated and has not yet been reviewed.


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Add your observation in Fish Watcher Formitor range Gobiomirus map was computer-generated and has not yet been reviewed. This report was printed on. Sign our Guest Book. All species and ecological community data presented in NatureServe Explorer at http: Deep water, Shallow water Habitat Comments: A carnivorous and benthic fish that relies on its sluggish behavior and cryptic coloration Ref. Capable of moving overland for short distances Gilmore States and Canadian Provinces Due to latency between updates made in state, provincial or other NatureServe Network databases and when they appear on NatureServe Explorer, for state or provincial information you may wish to contact the data steward in your jurisdiction to obtain the most current data.

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Teeth on vomer Hubbs et al. Lindquist reported adult size ranging from mm SL; Gobiomorus dormitor is the largest gobioid fish. Many sizes of bigmouth sleepers werecollected during this study, ranging from 25 to mm TL.


Human uses FAO fisheries: Although bigmouth sleeperstypically inhabit lotic habitats, they have been found in four reservoirs in PuertoRico. This species is important in terms of recreational and consumptivefishing, and conservation. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Boston.

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Red imported fire ant impact on wildlife: Large circum-Caribbean range, but threatened by habitat alteration in Florida. Ecology of bigmouth sleepers Eleotridae: The Texas Journal of Science 46 1: Found tobiomorus sand streams, usually in current near cover Ref.

Relatively Stable Short-term Trend Comments: Differs from other sleepers in having dark radiating lines on the cheek and a projecting low jaw. Growth and Population structure: Competition in Tropical Stream Fishes: A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. NatureServe Status Global Status: