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Hippocampus camelopardalis (Giraffe seahorse)

Synonyms: Hippocampus cameleopardalis; Hippocampus cameleopardalus; Hippocampus subcoronatus
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Wikipedia Abstract

The giraffe seahorse (Hippocampus camelopardalis) is a species of fish in the Syngnathidae family. It is found in Mozambique, South Africa, and Tanzania.
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Distribution

Agulhas Current; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Southeast; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Western; Madagascar; Mauritius; Mozambique; South Africa; Tanzania, United Rep. of; Western Indian Ocean: Zanzibar (Tanzania), Inhaca, Delagoa Bay (Mozambique) and False Bay (South Africa). 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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