Seahorse is the name given to 54 species of small marine fishes in the genus
Hippocampus. ..... Seahorse populations are thought to be endangered as a
result of overfishing and habitat destruction. ...
Seahorses live in almost every sea and ocean around the world. ... which has left
seahorse on the endangered list, with seahorse fisheries reporting a minimum ...
Seahorses are fascinating sea creatures native to saltwater environments from
the ... There are currently no seahorse species listed under the Endangered ...
Only one seahorse is currently listed as endangered, the Cape Seahorse, also
known as the Knysia Seahorse Hippocampus capensis. However, this is more a
English, –, Knysna Seahorse, Cape Seahorse ... Hippocampus capensis is
assessed as Endangered (EN B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv)c(ii)+2ab(i,ii,iii,iv)c(ii)) because it has
With adults only about an inch tall, the dwarf seahorse is the smallest of the four
... could disappear forever without the protection of the Endangered Species Act.
Oct 23, 2012 ... 1 out of 6 animals in Finding Nemo is endangered. 20 million seahorses are
caught from the wild each year for use in Traditional Chinese ...
Traditional Medicine Trade: Seahorses. Among the most unusual and delicate of
marine creatures, seahorses have been admired for centuries by naturalists.
The seahorse is a highly endangered animal mainly due to habitat loss and over-
hunting. The seahorse is a popular ingredient in medicine (mainly in the far ...
The Knysna seahorse is the most endangered seahorse in the world. It
possesses the characteristic seahorse shape and the body is encased in a series
of bony ...