Butis

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Butis
Crazy fish, Butis butis (Hamilton, 1822) by M. L. Nievera.jpg
B. butis
Butis koilomatodon (Bleeker, 1849) by M. L. Nievera.jpg
B. koilomatodon
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Eleotridae
Genus: Butis
Bleeker, 1856
Type species
Cheilodipterus butis
F. Hamilton, 1822

Butis is a genus of sleeper gobies found in fresh, brackish, and marine waters from the Indian Ocean coast of Africa through Southeast Asia to the Pacific islands and Australia.

Species[edit]

The recognized species in this genus are:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2013). Species of Butis in FishBase. April 2013 version.