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Hippocampus barbouri (Zebra-snout seahorse; Barbour's seahorse; Seahorse)

Synonyms: Hippocampus aimei; Hippocampus arnei
Language: Malay

Wikipedia Abstract

Barbour's seahorse (Hippocampus barbouri) is a species of seahorse. It is found in Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines. Its natural habitat is subtidal aquatic beds. It is threatened by habitat loss. It is often confused with the hedgehog seahorse, H. histrix.
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Attributes

Litter Size [1]  250

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Wonders of Wildlife Museum
Zoologischer Garten Frankfurt

Distribution

Asia - Inland waters; Indonesia; Japan; Malaysia; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Western Central; Philippines; South China Sea; Sulu-Celebes Sea; Thailand; Western Central Pacific: southern Sulu Sea. International trade is monitored through a licensing system (<b>CITES</b> II, since 5.15.04) and a minimum size of 10 cm applies.;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Life history and ecology of seahorses: implications for conservation and management, S. J. FOSTER AND A. C. J. VINCENT, Journal of Fish Biology (2004) 65, 1–61
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