Observations in the Family: Syngnathidae

Longsnout pipefish at the Katsu Maru wreck

Syngnathus temminckii PB230156
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Katsu Maru wreck
Observed on: 23rd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

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IMG_4270
By: seemonster
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Location: Long Beach
Observed on: 11th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at Palmiet river lagoon

Syngnathus temminckii PC133049
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Palmiet lagoon
Observed on: 13th December 2008
Added to iSpot: 14th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at the Aster wreck

Syngnathus temminckii PB090090
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Aster wreck
Observed on: 9th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

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By: seemonster
Sea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
Location: Long Beach
Observed on: 18th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 4th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

IMG_4574

IMG_4574
By: seemonster
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Location: Long Beach
Observed on: 31st July 2014
Added to iSpot: 29th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Pipefish

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By: tidaltao
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Location: 19, Colwyn Drive
Observed on: 1st May 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1
Description: Not much longer than 100mm. Observed coming out of thick area of Knobbly Zooanthid (returned back into the zooanthid after photo)

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By: UnderwaterWendy
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Location: Long Beach
Observed on: 24th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 1st October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

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By: UnderwaterWendy
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Location: Long Beach
Observed on: 24th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 1st October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

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By: UnderwaterWendy
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Location: Long Beach
Observed on: 19th April 2013
Added to iSpot: 1st October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

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By: UnderwaterWendy
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Location: Long Beach
Observed on: 19th April 2013
Added to iSpot: 1st October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipe fish

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By: jelly
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Location: Long Beach
Observed on: 23rd August 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Lots of Pipe fish this dive.

Hippocampus histrix

Hippocampus histrix
By: Pieterjl
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed on: 7th December 2011
Added to iSpot: 18th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Bluestriped pipefish

Bluestriped pipefish
By: Pieterjl
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed on: 19th January 2013
Added to iSpot: 14th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1

Banded pipefish

Banded pipefish
By: Pieterjl
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed on: 24th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 14th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Seahorse

Seahorse MN1989
By: dherbert
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Location: off southern Zululand
Observed on: 15th June 1989
Added to iSpot: 1st August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 7

Longsnout pipefish at Long Beach

Syngnathus temmincki P7166200
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Long Beach, Simon's Town
Observed on: 16th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Knysna Seahorse

hippocampus capensis
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Location: knysna estuary
Observed on: 6th May 2010
Added to iSpot: 20th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 3

Zanzibar Sea Horse?

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By: AdamfromCanadaAdamfromCanada's reputation in FishAdamfromCanada's reputation in Fish
Location: Michamvi Road, Kusini
Observed on: 8th May 2012
Added to iSpot: 6th May 2014
Identifications: 3
Agreements: 0
Comments: 7
Description: I'm not sure if he was a sea horse, but he was a fascinating creature to watch. He's tiny.

Longsnout pipefish at Vogelsteen

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Vogelsteen
Observed on: 7th December 2003
Added to iSpot: 25th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at Troglodyte's Cove

Syngnathus temminckii DSC08259
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Troglodyte's Cove
Observed on: 6th January 2006
Added to iSpot: 25th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Fish at Tafelberg Deep

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Tafelberg Deep dive site
Observed on: 25th March 2006
Added to iSpot: 24th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at Cow and Calf

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Cow and Calf
Observed on: 7th February 2004
Added to iSpot: 20th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at the Aster wreck

Syngnathus temminckii DSC00265
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Aster wreck
Observed on: 1st December 2007
Added to iSpot: 17th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at the Ark Rock wrecks

Syngnathus temminckii DSC00128
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Ark Rock wrecks
Observed on: 1st April 2006
Added to iSpot: 17th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at Roman Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Roman Rock
Observed on: 2nd October 2005
Added to iSpot: 14th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at Pyramid

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Pyramid
Observed on: 27th December 2004
Added to iSpot: 12th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at Pinnacle

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Pinnacle
Observed on: 22nd February 2004
Added to iSpot: 12th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at Phoenix Shoal

Syngnatus temminki DSC08521
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Phoenix Shoal
Observed on: 5th December 2004
Added to iSpot: 11th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at Outer Photographer's Reef

Syngnathus temminki DSC09173
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Outer Photographer's Reef
Observed on: 13th August 2006
Added to iSpot: 10th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 2

Longsnout pipefish at Maidstone Rock

Syngnathus temminckii DSC09595
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Maidstone Rock
Observed on: 4th August 2007
Added to iSpot: 10th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at Long Beach

Syngnathus temminki DSC00500
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Long Beach, Simon's Town
Observed on: 6th May 2006
Added to iSpot: 9th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at Lace Reef

Syngnathus temminki P5260340
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Lace Reef
Observed on: 26th May 2012
Added to iSpot: 9th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at Kalk Bay Harbour Wall

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Kalk Bay Harbour Wall
Observed on: 30th March 2005
Added to iSpot: 9th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Pipefish at Castle Rocks

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed on: 27th November 2004
Added to iSpot: 1st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at the Brunswick wreck

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Brunswick wreck
Observed on: 24th November 2004
Added to iSpot: 31st March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Longsnout pipefish at A-Frame

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: A-Frame
Observed on: 14th May 2005
Added to iSpot: 30th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Pipefish

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By: UnderwaterWendy
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Location: A-Frame
Observed on: 15th April 2013
Added to iSpot: 24th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 0
Description: A pipefish dashing through a patch of Stephens' codium.

Greater pipefish

Greater pipefish
By: Mark Brown
Natures Valley Trust
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Location: Groot River Estuary
Observed on: 6th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 7th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

unknown fish

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By: mikpeach
Location: Kati, Zanzibar Central/South
Observed on: 10th July 2011
Added to iSpot: 17th May 2013
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 6
Description: seemed to be about 10 inches long, swimming close to the surface. Three thin orange stripes along the top of the fish.

Hippocampus capensis

Hippocampus capensis
By: Brian KD2
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Location: Two Oceans Aquarium, Cape Town
Observed on: 4th December 2012
Added to iSpot: 19th December 2012
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Sea horse, Mauritius

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By: Prix BurgoynePrix Burgoyne's reputation in FishPrix Burgoyne's reputation in Fish
Location: B13, Bain Boeuf
Observed on: 25th June 2012
Added to iSpot: 3rd July 2012
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 5
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).

Syngnathus temminckii

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By: Nicky
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Location: Brenton Beach
Observed on: 5th February 2012
Added to iSpot: 5th February 2012
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: This dried specimen was found on the beach this morning.

Pipefish

pipefish
By: sarah-leigh
iSpot TeamCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMillennium Seed BankSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
Location: Harkerville Hiking Trail, beach
Observed on: 19th December 2011
Added to iSpot: 22nd December 2011
Identifications: 5
Agreements: 1
Comments: 5
Description: Dead and washed up on the beach

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