Animalia > Chordata > Syngnathiformes > Syngnathidae > Hippocampus > Hippocampus histrix

Hippocampus histrix (Longspine seahorse; Seahorse; Spiny seahorse; Thorny seahorse)

Synonyms: Hippocamphus hystrix; Hippocampus hystrix
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Wikipedia Abstract

The spiny seahorse (Hippocampus histrix), also referred to as the thorny seahorse, is a marine fish belonging to the Syngnathidae family, native from the Indo-Pacific area.
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Endangered Species

Status: Vulnerable
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Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0