The pygmy seahorses comprise several species of tiny seahorse in the
syngnathid family or Syngnathidae (seahorses and pipefish). Family
Syngnathidae is ...
Apr 1, 2011 ... Pygmy seahorses are a group of seven species of miniature syngnathids (
technical name for seahorses ... Are pygmy seahorses endangered?
Denise's pygmy seahorse (Hippocampus denise) is a master of camouflage, its
orange colouration and body tubercles exactly matching the stems and polyps of
The smallest seahorse is Hippocampus satomiae with a length of 13.8 mms (0.54
inches) and a height of 11.5 mms (0.45 inches). This pygmy species is found ...
Descriptions and articles about the Pygmy Seahorse, scientifically known as ...
the International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES),
Jun 17, 2014 ... Bargibant's pygmy seahorses (like the pair at the aquarium) were the ... the
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), ...
Seahorses are fascinating sea creatures native to saltwater environments from ...
no seahorse species listed under the Endangered Species Act, although dwarf ...
the pygmy seahorse was not found until its host gorgonian was being examined
... They cannot be considered endangered because there is such little research ...
Additionally, the Dwarf Seahorse Hippocampus zosterae is under review in the
United States to see if it should be protected as an endangered species.
1999) that are susceptible to human degradation, as well as making them
susceptible to being caught as bycatch. All seahorse species have vital parental