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The long-nosed pipefish (Trachyrhamphus longirostris) belongs to the Syngnathidae, a family of fish consisting of seahorses, pipefishes, and…
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Information on the short dragonfish is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.…
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Denise’s pygmy seahorse (Hippocampus denise) is a master of camouflage, its orange colouration and body tubercles exactly matching the stems…
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A large seahorse with a deep chest, the lined seahorse (Hippocampus erectus) has the upright posture, prehensile tail and horse-like head…
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Information on the longsnout seahorse is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.…
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Information on the Shiho’s seahorse is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.…
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Named after the spines that project from the corners of the bony plates covering the body, the spiny seahorse (Hippocampus histrix) is, like…
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The maned seahorse (Hippocampus guttulatus) is a particularly striking species of seahorse, named after the prominent fleshy spines that run…
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This Japanese seahorse earns its common name for the tall, backward-curving crown on top of its head, which is coupled with rather unusual…
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Pipehorses are small fishes with slender and elongate bodies. Unlike many other fish, their bodies have no internal bones or external…
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The pygmy seahorse (Hippocampus bargibanti) is undoubtedly one of the most well camouflaged species in the oceans, being extremely…
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Named for its black and yellow striped tail, the tiger tail seahorse (Hippocampus comes) is an unusual-looking fish, with an upright posture…
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The many-banded pipefish (Doryrhamphus multiannulatus) is a slender, elongate fish, named for the multiple dark bands running across its…
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The Pacific short-bodied pipefish (Choeroichthys brachysoma) belongs to the Syngnathidae, a family of fish consisting of seahorses…
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