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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Gobiaria
Ordo: Gobiiformes
Subordo: Eleotroidei

Familia: Eleotridae
Genus: Calumia
Species: C. eilperinae – C. godeffroyi – C. papuensis – C. profunda

Calumia Smith, 1958: 148

Type species: Calumia biocellata Smith, 1958. Type by original designation (also monotypic).

Calumia species list in FishBase,
Froese, R. & Pauly, D. (eds.) 2021. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication, www.fishbase.org, version 02/2021.
Smith, J. L. B. (1958): The fishes of the family Eleotridae in the western Indian Ocean. Ichthyological Bulletin of the J. L. B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology, 11: 137–163, 3 pls.



Calumia is a genus of fishes in the family Eleotridae native to the marine waters of the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean.

The recognized species in this genus are:[2]

Calumia eilperinae G. R. Allen & Erdmann, 2010
Calumia godeffroyi (Günther, 1877) (tailface sleeper)
Calumia papuensis G. R. Allen & Erdmann, 2010
Calumia profunda Larson & Hoese, 1980


Eschmeyer, William N.; Fricke, Ron & van der Laan, Richard (eds.). "Calumia". Catalog of Fishes. California Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 24 July 2018.
Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). Species of Calumia in FishBase. April 2013 version.

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