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Giraffe Seahorse
Hippocampus-kampylotrachelos1
Information
Range Mozambique, South Africa, and Tanzania.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Gasterosteiformes
Family Syngnathidae
Genus Hippocampus
Species H. camelopardalis
Conservation Status
DDSpecies
Data Deficient

The Giraffe seahorse, (Hippocampus camelopardalis), is a species of fish in the Syngnathidae family. It is found in Mozambique, South Africa, and Tanzania.

Description[]

Hippocampus camelopardalisis commonly referred to as Giraffe seahorse. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.

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