Crowned seahorse

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Crowned seahorse
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Gasterosteiformes
Family: Syngnathidae
Genus: Hippocampus
Species: H. coronatus
Binomial name
Hippocampus coronatus
Temminck & Schlegel, 1850

The crowned seahorse, Hippocampus coronatus, is a species of fish in the Syngnathidae family. It is endemic to Japan. Its natural habitat is subtidal aquatic beds.

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