Hippocampus hippocampus, Sea horse, seahorse, Sea-horse, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Hippocampus hippocampus, Sea horse, seahorse, Sea-horse, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Hippocampus hippocampus

Hippocampus hippocampus Description

Very short snout (usually less than 1/3 head length) that is slightly upward-bent, prominent eye spine. Max length : 15.0 cm. Dorsal fin rays: 16 to 19 covering. Pectoral fin rays: 13 to 15. Mottled brown to yellow, to orange, purple or black. Sometimes

Hippocampus hippocampus Common Names

  • Sea horse, seahorse, Sea-horse

Hippocampus hippocampus Taxonomic Structure

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

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Hippocampus hippocampus, marine species closely related

Hippocampus hippocampus, distinctive physical characteristics

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

Hippocampus hippocampus, geographic distribution

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

Hippocampus hippocampus, underwater photographers

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