Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37429017

Species Eleotris fusca (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Brown Spine-cheek Gudgeon, Brown Gudgeon, Dusky Sleeper, Tetard





Extra Distribution Information

Massey Creek (13°55'S), to Waterfall Creek, north of Ingham (18°28'S) QLD and south to the Burdekin River (19°40'S), also Christmas Island; tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Qld: Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Wet Tropics (WT)


Christmas Island Province (23), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Christmas Island terrestrial & freshwater

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, estuary, freshwater, inshore.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
04-Dec-2018 GOBIOIDEI 24-Sep-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 22-Aug-2014 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED