Phycodurus eques

The leafy seadragon or Glauert’s seadragon, Phycodurus eques, is a marine fish in the family Syngnathidae, which includes seadragons, pipefish, and . Species › FishBufretLignendeOversett denne sidenLeafy seadragons (Phycodurus eques) are exquisitely camouflaged fish. Belonging to the same family as seahorses and pipefish (Syngnathidae), they resemble .

The amazing Leafy Sea Dragon (Phycodurus eques), filmed in Gulf St Vincent, off the Yorke Peninsula, South. On the pipe-fishes belonging to the genus . Usually occur over sand patches close to reefs with kelp, feeding on mysids and other crustaceans. Animal Species:Leafy Seadragon, Phycodurus eques (Günther, 1865).

The Leafy seadgragon is one of only two seadragon species found in . Phycodurus eques, Phyllopteryx taeniolatus. Leafy Seadragon, Phycodurus eques, with a parasitic isopod – Rapid Bay, South. Thompson, Phycodurus eques in Fishes of . Phycodurus eques (leafy seadragon), or Phycodurus eques as it is also known, lives in temperate waters exclusively off the southern coast of Australia as does . Find out what’s known about Leafy Sea Dragons, Phycodurus eques, Actinopterygii, Syngnathiformes, Syngnathidae, including their world range and habitats, . Synonym(s):, Phyllopteryx eques Günther, 1865. Taxonomic Status: Current Standing: valid.

Sea Dragons are arguably the most spectacular and mysterious of all ocean fish.

Though close relatives of sea horses, sea dragons have larger bodies and . The sea dragon is a small, delicate fish found in the tropical coastal waters of south and west Australia. Sea dragons look similar to and are in fact closely related . It’s a kelp…it’s a weed…it’s a leafy seadragon! Thanks to the leaf-shaped appendages, leafy sea dragons perfectly blend in with the seaweeds . Leafy seadragons reach a total length of cm.

They represent one of the most spectacular examples . Informasjon om Phycodurus eques og akvarium på Akvaforum. Descriptions and articles about the Glauert’s Sea-dragon, scientifically known as Phycodurus eques in the Encyclopedia of Life. Declaration under section 2of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 19- List of Marine . Leafy Sea Dragon (Phycodurus eques) a type of seahorse – Stock Photo from the largest library of royalty-free images, only at Shutterstock.