Hippocampus severnsi (Severn’s Pygmy Seahorse)

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H. severnsiUser: lazyfuDate: 2017-06-21Location: 12.42, 122.25View >>
H. severnsiUser: nudisusieDate: 2015-04-15Location: -2.03, 130.85View >>
H. severnsiUser: tanliannDate: 2015-04-11Location: 1.51, 125.39
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Summary

Hippocampus severnsi is one of the smallest known seahorses, reaching a maximum adult size of just 1.3 cm. It is usually dark brown in colour with a large red patch covering it's 'shoulder'. This species is known from Southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands.
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