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Synonyms for seahorse

either of two large northern marine mammals having ivory tusks and tough hide over thick blubber

small fish with horse-like heads bent sharply downward and curled tails

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Comparison of the intestinal bacterial flora in healthy and intestinal-diseased seahorses Hippocampus trimaculatus, Hippocampus erectus, and Hippocampus spinosissimus.
Effects of light intensity, stocking density and temperature on the air-bubble disease, survivorship and growth of early juvenile seahorse Hippocampus erectus Perry, 1810.
Effects of light intensity, stocking density, feeding frequency and salinity on the growth of sub-adult seahorses Hippocampus erectus Perry, 1810.
Breeding and juvenile culture of the lined seahorse, Hippocampus erectus Perry, 1810.
First feeding captive seahorse Hippocampus erectus (Perry, 1810) using Artemia and freshwater amphipods.
Hippocampus erectus found in the catch were placed in a container of surface water while measurements were made.
Hippocampus erectus was the only seahorse species commonly caught in this fishery.
Hippocampus erectus was sexually dimorphic: males had a brood pouch and were significantly longer than females (n=465, P<0.
Reproduction and food habits of the lined seahorse, Hippocampus erectus (Teleeostei: Syngnathidae) of Chesapeake Bay, Virginia.