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Hippocampus abdominalis


Hippocampus abdominalis was originally described as Hippocampus abdominalis by Lesson in 1827. It belongs to the family Syngnathidae and subfamily Syngnathinae. It is commonly known as Bigbelly seahorse but has many other common names such as Pot-bellied seahorse in Australia, Kiore in New Zealand, Manaia in New Zealand, Big-belly Seahorse in New Zealand, Seahorse in New Zealand. more common names It is found in Brackish and Salt water.
Species   abdominalis
AuthorWI   Lesson [R. P.]
AuthorNI   Lesson
Qualification   ---
Year   1827
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Syngnathiformes Syngnathiformes
Family   Syngnathidae
Syngnathinae Syngnathinae
Genus   Hippocampus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Syngnathiformes
Family   Syngnathidae
Subfamily   Syngnathinae
Genus   Hippocampus
Original Name   Hippocampus        
Taxon Name   abdominalis
Original Combination   Hippocampus abdominalis
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Hippocampus abdominalis
OriginalSubGenus   Hippocampus
Original Author   Lesson
Original AuthorWI   Lesson [R. P.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1827
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Syngnathinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   New Zealand.
Types   Syntypes: MNHN 0000-6090 (1), 0000-9207 (2, dry).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bertin & Estève 1950:51-52 [ref. 19576].
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Bull. Sci. Nat. Geol. (Férussac)
Citation   v. 12
Page   127

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Hippocampus abdominalis
Current Species abdominalis
Current Genus Hippocampus
Current AuthorWI Lesson [R. P.]
Current AuthorNI Lesson
Current Year 1827
Current Family Syngnathidae
Current Subfamily
Syngnathinae Syngnathinae

Habitat brackish, marine.        
Water Brackish and Salt water
Depth Range From 0 to 40 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Hippocampus abdominalis  Lesson 1827. Syngnathidae: Syngnathinae.
Name History   •Valid as Hippocampus abdominalis Lesson 1827 -- (Paxton et al. 1989:421 [ref. 12442], Paulin et al. 1989:166 [ref. 24556], Sakamoto in Amaoka et al. 1990:231 [ref. 16024], Paulin & Roberts 1992:65 [ref. 24625], Kuiter 1993:97 [ref. 23929], Gomon et al. 1994:447 [ref. 22532], Gomon 1997:246 [ref. 22842], Kuiter 1997:74 [ref. 25488], Lourie et al. 1999:69 [ref. 23993], Kuiter 2001:322 [ref. 25900], Mehanna & Al-Mahdawi 2006:125 [ref. 36858], Paxton et al. 2006:825 [ref. 29073], Kuiter 2009:52 [ref. 30404], Stewart 2015:1055 [ref. 34254], Lourie 2016:84 [ref. 34505], Lourie et al. 2016:13 [ref. 34632], Hamilton et al. 2016:Supplement 1 [ref. 35615], Short et al. 2019:117 [ref. 36532]).

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agnesae Hippocampus agnesae Fowler [H. W.] 1907Synonym
aimei Hippocampus aimei Roule [L.] 1916Synonym
alatus Hippocampus alatus Kuiter [R. H.] 2001Synonym
algiricus Hippocampus algiricus Kaup [J. J.] 1856Valid
angustus Hippocampus angustus Günther [A.] 1870Valid
antiquorum Hippocampus antiquorum Leach [W. E.] in Leach & Nodder 1814Synonym
antiquus Hippocampus antiquus Risso [A.] 1827Synonym
arnei Hippocampus arnei Roule [L.] 1916Synonym
aterrimus Hippocampus aterrimus Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1901Synonym
atrichus Hippocampus atrichus De la Pylaie [A. J. M.] 1835Synonym
barbouri Hippocampus barbouri Jordan [D. S.] & Richardson [R. E.] 1908Valid
bargibanti Hippocampus bargibanti Whitley [G. P.] 1970Valid
bicuspis Hippocampus bicuspis Kaup [J. J.] 1856In family
biocellatus Hippocampus biocellatus Kuiter [R. H.] 2001Synonym
bleekeri Hippocampus bleekeri Fowler [H. W.] 1907Synonym
borboniensis Hippocampus borboniensis Duméril [A. H. A.] 1870Valid
brachyrhynchus Hippocampus brachyrhynchus Duncker [G.] 1914Synonym
breviceps Hippocampus breviceps Peters [W. C. H.] 1869Valid
brevirostris Hippocampus brevirostris Schinz [H. R.] 1822Synonym
brunneus Hippocampus brunneus Bean [T. H.] 1906Synonym
camelopardalis Hippocampus camelopardalis Bianconi [G. G.] 1854Valid
capensis Hippocampus capensis Boulenger [G. A.] 1900Valid
casscsio Hippocampus casscsio Zhang [Y.-H.], Qin [G.], Wang [X.] & Lin [Q.] 2016Valid
chinensis Hippocampus chinensis Basilewsky [S.] 1855Synonym
colemani Hippocampus colemani Kuiter [R. H.] 2003Valid
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