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Hippocampus coronatus (horned seahorse; common japanese seahorse; Crowned seahorse)

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Wikipedia Abstract

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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Distribution

Northwest Pacific: Endemic to Japan. This name has been misapplied to <i>Hippocampus sindonis</i> (Ref. 30915). 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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