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Seahorse / allieHippocampus abdominalis

Pot-bellied Seahorse at Batemans Marine Park

Hippocampus abdominalis at Batemans Marine Park - 25 Dec 2017

Identification history

Seahorse / allie Hippocampus abdominalis 15 Jan 2018 LizAllen
Seahorse / allie Hippocampus abdominalis 15 Jan 2018 HelenR

Author's notes

I think it is a Potbelly sea horse. First I have seen. Snorkelling in dull weather and recent rain so visibility not that good.

1 comment

LizAllen wrote:
   15 Jan 2018
Looks like one to me ,saw one at Fishpen in Merimbula on a similarly overcast day.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

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