Acentronura tentaculata, pipehorse, Short-pouch pygmy pipehorse, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Acentronura tentaculata, pipehorse, Short-pouch pygmy pipehorse, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Acentronura tentaculata

Acentronura tentaculata Description

Caudal fin absent in sub adults and adults. Females are slender and pipefish-like, but larger males are more seahorse-like. Dorsal spines: 0; Dorsal soft rays: 16 or 17; Anal spines: 0; Anal soft rays: 4. Brown in color, dermal flaps blackish.

Acentronura tentaculata Common Names

  • pipehorse, Short-pouch pygmy pipehorse

Acentronura tentaculata Taxonomic Structure

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

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Acentronura tentaculata, marine species closely related

Acentronura tentaculata, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Acentronura tentaculata, geographic distribution

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

Country Locations Dive Sites
Indonesia Tulamben, Bali Liberty Wreck

    Acentronura tentaculata, underwater photographers

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