Syngnathidae

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At the time, most of what was known about syngnathids [the family of fuse-jawed fish that seahorses belong to] was decades old," she says.
Syngnathus scovelli made up the majority of these collections, revealing that this species is indeed the dominant syngnathid found in coastal regions of the Gulf of Mexico (Bolland & Boettcher 2005).
These delicate, swirled-tail members of the syngnathid family (pipefish, sea dragons) are frequently depicted in mythology, rapturously entwined.
It lists 52 species in one genus, Hippocampus, within the oddball syngnathid fish family.
Male investment varies among syngnathid species, as do apparent mating behaviors and degrees of sexual dimorphism (Vincent et al.