Ring-backed pipefish

The Ring-backed pipefish lives in the reef-associated, brackish, marine, depth range - 15 m environment.

29/12/04: Male Ring-backed pipefish (Stipecampus cristatus) seen on the edge of a Posidonia bed at Edithburgh by Kevin Smith. 23/1/05: Sawtooth pipefish (Maroubra perserrata) seen by Simon Deane and Kevin Smith in a cave at Second Valley. More

Common names

crested pipefish in English
Ring-backed pipefish in English
Ringback pipefish in English
斑背魚海龍 in Mandarin Chinese
斑背鱼海龙 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Syngnathiformes
Family : Syngnathidae
Genus : Stipecampus
Species : Stipecampus cristatus
Authority : McCulloch & Waite, 1918