Ophiocara porocephala, Flathead sleeper, northern mud gudgeon, Spangled gudgeon, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Ophiocara porocephala, Flathead sleeper, northern mud gudgeon, Spangled gudgeon, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Ophiocara porocephala

Ophiocara porocephala Description

Dorsal spines: 7; dorsal soft rays: 8 or 9; anal spines: 1; anal soft rays: 7. Head and body dark; 2nd dorsal and caudal spotted; juveniles with irregular crossbars.

Ophiocara porocephala Common Names

  • Flathead sleeper, northern mud gudgeon, Spangled gudgeon

Ophiocara porocephala Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Ophiocara porocephala? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Ophiocara porocephala species belongs to.

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Ophiocara porocephala, marine species closely related

Ophiocara porocephala, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Ophiocara porocephala marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Ophiocara porocephala. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Ophiocara porocephala are marked in green.

Ophiocara porocephala, geographic distribution

Where is Ophiocara porocephala found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Ophiocara porocephala can be found.

There is no photo/diving site associated to this marine animal

Ophiocara porocephala, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Ophiocara porocephala species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Ophiocara porocephala.