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Dwarf Seahorse

BAD Fish

Scientific Name Hippocampus zosterae

Other Name(s) N/A

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Dwarf Seahorse

BAD Fish
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Off-white; yellow; green; black; short snout. To 1 inch. Captive-bred Dwarf Seahorses are sometimes available, but their specialized needs make them unsuitable for the hobby. Like all seahorses in the wild, they are threatened with extinction.