Freshwater sleeper

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Freshwater sleeper
Odontobutis obscura1.jpg
Odontobutis obscura
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Suborder: Gobioidei
Family: Odontobutidae
Hoese & A. C. Gill, 1993

Freshwater sleepers are a small family (Odontobutidae) (about 22 species) of perciform fishes native to freshwater rivers flowing into the South China Sea and the northwestern Pacific Ocean.


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2014). "Odontobutidae" in FishBase. February 2014 version.