Observations in the Family: Syngnathidae
Observed on: 6th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 7th March 2014
Location: Kati, Zanzibar Central/South
Lat/Lng: -6.217, 39.42
Photographed in the mangrove swamp at Jozani forest. The fish was swimming in the same are as trumpet fish, but the locals couldnt identify the speciesClose
Observed on: 10th July 2011
Added to iSpot: 17th May 2013
Description: seemed to be about 10 inches long, swimming close to the surface. Three thin orange stripes along the top of the fish.
Observed on: 4th December 2012
Added to iSpot: 19th December 2012
Observed on: 25th June 2012
Added to iSpot: 3rd July 2012
Description: About 10 cm long with pale encrustations to camouflage it against the seaweed to which it clings. This is a male I think (pouch on chest).
Observed on: 5th February 2012
Added to iSpot: 5th February 2012
Description: This dried specimen was found on the beach this morning.
Observed on: 19th December 2011
Added to iSpot: 22nd December 2011
Description: Dead and washed up on the beach