Hippocampus tristis Castelnau, 1872

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered.

 

Distribution

Victoria, Australia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Castelnau, F.L. (1872) Contribution to the ichthyology of Australia –The Melbourne fish market. Proceedings of the Zoological and Acclimatisation Society of Victoria, Melbourne 1: 29-242.

 

Other references:

Kuiter, Rudie H. (2001). Revision of the Australian Seahorses of the Genus Hippocampus (Syngnathiformes, Syngnathidae) with Descriptions of Nine New Species. Records of the Australian Museum 53: 293-340.

Kuiter, Rudie H. (2009). Seahorses and their Relatives. Aquatic Photographics, Seaford, Victoria, Australia, 333 pp.

Kuiter, Rudie H. (2020). Hippocampus tristis, a Lazarus species of seahorse (Teleostei: Syngnathidae) from Australia. Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation 35: 41-47.

 

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