New Holland seahorse

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New Holland seahorse
Hippocampus whitei 1.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Gasterosteiformes
Family: Syngnathidae
Genus: Hippocampus
Species: H. whitei
Binomial name
Hippocampus whitei
Bleeker, 1855
White's Seahorse, Shedd Aquarium, Chicago

The New Holland seahorse, Sydney seahorse, or White's seahorse (Hippocampus whitei) is a species of fish in the Syngnathidae family. It is found in Australia and the Solomon Islands. Its natural habitat is subtidal aquatic beds .