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Yellow sea horse Seen in Phi Phi Islands (Koh Phi Phi Don) in Thailand (2008).<br />
The body is quite large, elongated and has no spines, all bumps are rounded. The head is relatively large compared to the body. The snout is short and thick. The coronet is small and rises towards the rear, it can also sometimes have more or less long filaments. Some adults have a black line running through the dorsal fin in the direction of its width. The body coloration is often dark with a grainy texture but can also be yellow, cream or redish with blotches and numerous small dark spots.     Fall,Geotagged,Hippocampus kuda,Thailand Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Yellow sea horse

Seen in Phi Phi Islands (Koh Phi Phi Don) in Thailand (2008).
The body is quite large, elongated and has no spines, all bumps are rounded. The head is relatively large compared to the body. The snout is short and thick. The coronet is small and rises towards the rear, it can also sometimes have more or less long filaments. Some adults have a black line running through the dorsal fin in the direction of its width. The body coloration is often dark with a grainy texture but can also be yellow, cream or redish with blotches and numerous small dark spots.

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''Hippocampus kuda'', also known as the estuary seahorse, yellow seahorse or spotted seahorse is a seahorse of the family Syngnathidae native to the Indo-Pacific.

Similar species: Pipefishes And Seahorses
Species identified by Patomarazul
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By Patomarazul

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Uploaded Jul 15, 2016. Captured Nov 18, 2008 02:17 in Unnamed Road, Tambon Ao Nang, Amphoe Mueang Krabi, Chang Wat Krabi 81000, Thailand.
  • SP550UZ
  • f/5.6
  • 10/600s
  • ISO50
  • 4.68mm