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Delicate Ghost Pipefish

Solenostomus leptosoma

Description:

Also known as Slender Ghostpipefish. Ghostpipefish swim with heads down searching near the bottom for crustaceans. They can usually be found amongst seagrass, between the arms of criniods, black corals and gorgonians. Source: - http://www.whatsthatfish.com/fish/delica...

Habitat:

Found along the reef's edge, bordering on open sand substrates. Western Pacific: Japan to Australia.

Notes:

Spotted during a night dive at the Classroom. Depth of about 7m

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2 Comments

Eric Noora
Eric Noora 2 years ago

Thank you tibiprada :-)

tibiprada
tibiprada 2 years ago

a what? Kudos !

Batangas, Philippines

Lat: 13.80, Long: 120.91

Spotted on Jan 22, 2012
Submitted on Feb 13, 2012

Spotted for mission

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