Sydney's pygmy pipehorse

The Sydney's pygmy pipehorse lives in the reef-associated, non-migratory, marine, depth range 6 - 30 m environment.

A Sydney's Pygmy Pipehorse at a depth of 8 m, southern Sydney, New South Wales, 1992. More

Sydney's Pygmy Pipehorse is known from the Sydney region and Jervis Bay in New South Wales. Distribution by collection data Biomaps map of Sydney's Pygmy Pipehorse specimens in the Australian Museum collection. More

Sydney's Pygmy Pipehorse Idiotropiscis lumnitzeri Tailor Pomatomus saltatrix Talbot's Demoiselle Chrysiptera talboti a tapetail Parataeniophorus brevis Tarwhine Rhabdosargus sarba Tasmanian Clingfish Aspasmogaster tasmaniensis Tasselled Anglerfish Rhycherus filamentosus Tasselled Leatherjacket Chaetodermis penicilligera More

2007, 05:36 PM It is a Sydney's Pygmy Pipehorse Idiotropiscis lumnitzeri known from Sydney and Jervis Bay (and Wollongong is right in between). They are tiny and cute wub. More

Is this Sydney's Pygmy Pipehorse, Idiotropiscis lumnitzeri? Rudie Kuiter's Syngnathiformes book states they only get to 55mm. More

* Sydney's Pygmy Pipehorse (Idiotropiscis lumnitzeri) - Text and Image. * Syngnathus acus - Images. * Syngnathus leptorhynchus - Images. * Syngnathus typhle - Image. More

Sydney's Pygmy Pipehorse, Idiotropiscis lumnitzeri Sydney's Pygmy Pipehorse resembles a seahorse. It has a prehensile tail and a large head with a tall frontal ridge. Like a seahorse, the head is held at an angle to the body. More

Common names

Sydney's pygmy pipehorse in English

Order : Syngnathiformes
Family : Syngnathidae
Genus : Idiotropiscis
Species : Idiotropiscis lumnitzeri
Authority : Kuiter, 2004