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    • Syngnathiformes
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Recent observations

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What

Short-snouted Seahorse Hippocampus breviceps

Observer

abwonderdive

Date

August 25, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Sandy dive in the area of Puerto Galera in the Philippines with ABWonderdive.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pygmy Seahorse Hippocampus bargibanti

Observer

agiastito

Date

August 20, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

The Pygmy Seahorse was taken in Komodo Islands (Indonesia) during my morning dive in Shotgun Dive Site

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Seahorse Hippocampus erectus

Observer

bnatti18

Date

August 26, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Lobsterman out of Gloucester mass. Found this one on trap alive after we hauled trap onboard. Unsure of species.

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Seahorse Hippocampus erectus

Observer

nunosimoes

Date

August 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

dos caballitos de mar Hippocampus erectus (?) capturado con red de arrastre de patín en muestreo en Celestún. No se confirmó determinación de la especie con base en características morfológicas. Se infiere la especie con base en distribución geográfica, hábitat y distribución de la especie. Se realizaron varios arrastres y dos de ellos salieron caballitos de mar. Uno era naranja y semi-adulto, mientras que el segundo era un juvenil. Los animales fueron regresados al medio natural en perfectas condiciones.

Two seahorses Hippocampus erectus (?) caught with trawl sampling skate in Celestun. The species determination was inferred only based on habitat and species distribution rangeand not onmorphological characteristics. Several tows were made and two had seahorses. One was orange and semi-adult, while the second was a juvenile. Anmals were released backinto the wild in perfect conditions.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Sea Horse Hippocampus kuda

Observer

stevesparkes

Date

October 20, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Diving Holiday - Mabul - Sipadan

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pygmy Seahorse Hippocampus bargibanti

Observer

stevesparkes

Date

August 26, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Diving with The Siddhartha Ocean Front Resort & Spa Kubu – Karangasem Bali, Indonesia. Spotted by guide.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Redstripe Pipefish Doryrhamphus baldwini

Observer

davidr

Date

August 23, 2015 01:12 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Bluespotted Cornetfish Fistularia commersonii

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

August 12, 2015 02:30 PM EET

Photos / Sounds

P8110222

What

Bluespotted Cornetfish Fistularia commersonii

Observer

davidr

Date

August 11, 2015 05:26 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Seahorse Hippocampus erectus

Observer

laura11

Date

July 21, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

I believe this was a sub adult. Blended in with the surrounding seaweed perfectly. Very dark brown or black coloration. Roughly 2.5 inches in size (visual estimate).

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Seahorse Hippocampus erectus

Observer

robertogg

Date

May 5, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

a female that was later returned found

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Seahorse Hippocampus erectus

Observer

robertogg

Date

May 13, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

a female found that was later returned

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Description from Wikipedia

Syngnathiformes is an order of ray-finned fishes that includes the pipefishes and seahorses.

No range data available.