Dormitator maculatus (Fat Sleeper). Family: Eleotridae (Sleeper Gobies). Order: Perciformes (Perch and Allied Fish). Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned Fish). Fig. Additional names. Striped Sleeper Goby, Fat Sleeper, Jade Goby, Jade Sleeper Goby. Additional scientific names. Dormitator lineatus. Body elongate, stout; color varies from olive brown tan to a bluish or darker phase; sometimes with iridescent blue spot on shoulder; faint yellowish vertical bars.
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The female goes blue most of the time and the male goes sunset orange. Nothing that big right?
North to South America: Like temperament, ideal diet etc, and if they eat small fish. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Dormitayor not easy for most people or other “regular” fish keepers to understand why we maintain this type of collection and spare no expense on this fascinating hobby.
Body elongate, stout; color varies from olive brown tan to a bluish or darker phase; sometimes with iridescent blue spot on shoulder; faint yellowish vertical bars maculatks sides; dark band from lower eye to chin; light radiating lines behind eyes; posterior margin of upper jaw reaches only to anterior margin of eye; pelvic fins separate, not connect by membrane; dorsal and anal fin bases short; dorsal fin spotted; anal fin yellowish with white margin; origin of anal fin just behind origin of 2nd dorsal fin; head flat.
A short stubby fish with a conspicuously flat head Ref. Gobies pelvic fins are fused into a “sucking” disc. Phylogenetic diversity index Ref.
Native range All suitable habitat Point map Year Mostly found in fresh water but also in brackish mangrove areas.
Mar 30, Messages: Do you already have an account? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Adults inhabit marshes, muddy ponds and channels with a salinity range of 0 to 21 ppt Ref.
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A short stubby fish with a conspicuously flat head Ref. Of course, I can’t keep the male away from this rich food. How much do these normally go for. They ascend upstream but remain in the lower reaches.
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Houston, Texas Last Seen: Registration is FREE and very easy! The members of this forum have come together to share our knowledge and experiences of fish keeping. Also the base of a goby’s 2nd dorsal maaculatus much longer than the length from the end of the maculagus dorsal to the base of the caudal fin; the bigmouth sleeper has a narrower body, the emerald sleeper has a pointed caudal fin, and the spinycheek sleeper has a ventrally pointed spine on its preopercle. Sexually mature after one year.
When there young, they have nice colors, as they get larger, it fade to a dull gray.
Has anyone owned a Dormitator maculatus (Fat Sleeper Goby)
They’ve both grown more in girth than in length. Retrieved 24 July Currently you are viewing this site as our guest which only gives you limited access to view most discussions, articles and photo galleries. Articles with ‘species’ microformats All stub articles. Maulatus will always beg for food.
They’re in a med brackish tank with limestone for hardness and elevated pH. Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, U. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.