Hippocampus erectus (Northern Seahorse)

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H. erectusUser: lobsterpotdivecenterDate: 2017-03-11Location: 19.33, -81.32View >>
H. erectusUser: hartvillestuffDate: 2016-06-29Location: 24.91, -80.95View >>
H. erectusUser: katieg628Date: 2016-04-30Location: 26.62, -80.06
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Summary

The lined seahorse (Hippocampus erectus), northern seahorse or spotted seahorse is a species of fish that belongs to the Syngnathidae family.H. erectus is a diurnal species with an approximate length of 15 centimeters (6 inches) and lifespan of one to four years. The H. erectus species can be found with a myriad of colors, from greys and blacks to reds, greens, and oranges. The lined seahorse lives in the Atlantic Ocean as far north as Canada...
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