TITLE

Sea Horse

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Sea Horse, a small bony fish closely related to the pipefish. The head of the sea horse is shaped like that of a horse. Its body, 1/2 to 14 inches (1.3 to 36 cm) long depending on the species, is covered with rings of bony plates and ends in a long curved tail. Small fins are located on both sides of the head and on the back. The sea horse has a long toothless snout.
ACCESSION #
37310150

 

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