Seahorses have gills and swim bladders, but don't have vertical fins or typical fish tails. A seahorse's tail is long and resembles a snake. The Latin term for a seahorse is "hippo...
Seahorses are named for their equine profile. Although they are bony fish, they do not have scales, but rather a thin skin stretched over a series of bony plates arranged in rings throughout their body. Each species has a distinct number...
Habitat. Seahorses are mainly found in shallow tropical and temperate waters
throughout the world, from about 45°S to 45°N and live in ...
Seahorse Facts. Name. The Latin name for seahorse is Hippocampus which
means "Horse Caterpillar". What is a Seahorse. Seahorses are fish. They live in ...
Author and marine biologist Helen Scales, Ph.D., said of seahorses
in her book Poseidon's Steed: "They remind us that we rely on the seas not only to fill our dinner plates but also to feed our imaginations." Despite their tendency to live in fairly shallow waters, sea
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There are more than 40 different species of seahorses found in the world.
Seahorses are caught for the aquarium and traditional medicine trades, but their
biology and habitat associations make them susceptible to decline. My research
The seahorse is a small species of vertebrate that is found in the tropical
shallows and temperate waters around the world. The sea horse is also