Syngnathus argentatus

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Syngnathus argentatus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Syngnathiformes
Family: Syngnathidae
Genus: Syngnathus
Species: S. argentatus
Binomial name
Syngnathus argentatus
Pallas 1814

Syngnathus argentatus is a pipefish in the family Syngnathidae (seahorses and pipefish). Its status as a species has been in contention, with some believing it to be a synonym of the similar looking species Syngnathus typhle.[1]


  1. ^ Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). "Catalog of Fishes". California Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 28 September 2012.