Observations in the Family: Syngnathidae

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Longsnout pipefish

Longsnout pipefish
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Location: Long Beach, Simons Town
Observed: 30th November 2010
Added: 12th February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Sea horse

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By: NikolaNikola’s reputation in Fish
Location: Knysna
Observed: 18th December 2016
Added: 2nd January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Pipefish

Longsnout Pipefish - Syngnathus acus 01
By: Alan Horstmann
Botanical Society of South AfricaIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: 2 Oceans Aquarium
Observed: 10th May 2016
Added: 21st November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Double-ended pipefish

Double-ended pipefish
By: Andrew Deacon
Sea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysSouth African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Lighthouse - Island Rock Road, Jangamo
Observed: 26th April 2016
Added: 13th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Pipe fish

Pipe fish
By: SeaKeys
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Location: Longbeach
Observed: 18th May 2016
Added: 15th June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Knysna seahorse, Knysnaseeperdjie

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Two Oceans Aquarium
Observed: 28th December 2015
Added: 2nd June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Longsnout pipefish

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Two Oceans Aquarium
Observed: 28th December 2015
Added: 2nd June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Bluestripe Pipefish

Doryrhamphus excisus 2
By: Machangulo Beac...
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Ponta Torres Coral Sanctuary
Observed: 4th December 2015
Added: 31st May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

By Jessica Toms Doryrhamphus excisus

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Longsnout Pipefish

Longsnout Pipefish
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Two Oceans Aquarium
Observed: 21st February 2016
Added: 3rd April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Go and see them live for yourself: it is really worth it!

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Knysna Seahorse

Knysna Seahorse
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Two Oceans Aquarium
Observed: 21st February 2016
Added: 3rd April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Go and see them live for yourself: it is really worth it!

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Crispy critter

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By: sue marsden
Cola ConservancySedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: Sedgefield Island
Observed: 17th March 2016
Added: 18th March 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Found dried out on the waters edge by a visitor and her daughter.

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Weird eel

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By: BinksMacKenzie
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
Location: Velddrif
Observed: 21st January 2016
Added: 24th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
Description:

Juv Cape cormorant caught this eel. Cannot find it in Two Oceans

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Pipefish

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By: martin nieuwoudt
Sea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Pinnacle (Gordon's Bay, shoreline)
Observed: 17th January 2016
Added: 18th January 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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seahorse 2

seahorse 2
By: SeaKeys
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Location: Rooneys : Sodwana
Observed: 10th October 2015
Added: 27th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Pic Geoff Spiby

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seahorse

seahorse
By: SeaKeys
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Location: Rooneys : Sodwana
Observed: 10th October 2015
Added: 27th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Pic Geoff Spiby

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seahorse

seahorse
By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 9th May 2009
Added: 20th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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seahorse yellow

seahorse yellow
By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 21st May 2007
Added: 20th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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seahorse yellow 2

seahorse yellow 2
By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 9th May 2009
Added: 20th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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seahorse yellow e

seahorse yellow e
By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 9th May 2009
Added: 20th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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seahorse white

seahorse white
By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 13th May 2009
Added: 20th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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seahorse

seahorse
By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 2nd June 2007
Added: 19th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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pipefish

pipefish
By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 4th June 2006
Added: 18th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Pipefish Red-sribbled

Pipefish Red-sribbled
By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 4th September 2005
Added: 17th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Pipefish Banded

Pipefish Banded
By: NevilleA
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Sodwana bay
Observed: 13th April 2005
Added: 17th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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longsnout pipefish

longsnout pipefish
By: SeaKeys
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Location: Longbeach
Observed: 22nd September 2015
Added: 7th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

By Georgina Jones in 5m depth

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Red-Scribbled Pipefish

Red-scribbled pipefish - Corythoichthys flavofasciatus
By: Rowan Watt-Pringle
Crustacean AtlasSea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysWEI Indian Ocean Marine Training CentreWildlife & Ecological Investments
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Location: Sodwana Bay, Bikini
Observed: 27th October 2015
Added: 6th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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seahorse

seahorse
By: JennyJ
Sea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Rooneys. Sodwana
Observed: 7th October 2015
Added: 4th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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seahorse 2

seahorse 2
By: JennyJ
Sea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Rooneys. Sodwana
Observed: 5th October 2015
Added: 4th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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seahorse

seahorse
By: JennyJ
Sea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Rooneys. Sodwana
Observed: 4th October 2015
Added: 4th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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seahorse

seahorse
By: Adrian_
Location: Rooneys - Sodwana
Observed: 6th October 2015
Added: 3rd November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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