Northern mud gudgeon

The Northern mud gudgeon lives in the demersal, amphidromous, freshwater, brackish, marine environment.

The Snakehead Gudgeon, or Northern Mud Gudgeon, is a sleeper goby of the family Eleotridae. It inhabits river mouths and estuaries, coastal creeks in mangrove habitats, as well as man-made prawn ponds. More

Northern Mud Gudgeon; Spangled Gudgeon Links * Higher taxa: Life Vertebrata Fish Eleotridae Ophiocara Global map * IDnature guides: Fish, Fish_species_NCSM More

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Common names

Bau in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Beloso in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Beloso, Ploso in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Bichique in French (français)
Buhua-ngu in Thai (ไทย)
Cabot des Seychelles in Creole, French
Cabot des Seychelles in Creoles and Pidgins, French
Cabot marare in French (français)
Cabot marare in Other
Eléotris à tête poreuse in Creole, French
Eléotris à tête poreuse in French (français)
Flathead sleeper in English
Hoshimadarahaze in Japanese (日本語)
Käärmeenpäätorkkuja in Finnish (suomen kieli)
Makanbale latet ron in Creole, French
Makanbale latet ron in French (français)
Matapolo in Tagalog
Matapolo in Visayan
Northern mud gudgeon in English
Ofiokara in Polish (polski)
Paku in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Paku in Visayan
Palu in Bikol
Payangka in Malay (bahasa Melayu)
Platkop-slaper in Afrikaans
Ploso in Javanese (basa Jawa)
Schlangenkopfschläfergrundel in German (Deutsch)
spangled gudgeon in English
Spangled sleeper in English
บู่หัวงู in Thai (ไทย)
头孔塘鳢 in Mandarin Chinese
頭孔塘鱧 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Eleotridae
Genus : Ophiocara
Species : Ophiocara porocephala
Authority : Valenciennes, 1837