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Hippocampus sp.

Classis : Actinopterygii 
Ordo : Syngnathiformes 
Familia : Syngnathidae 
Subfamilia : Hippocampinae 
Genus : Hippocampus 
Rafinesque, 1810[1]
   
Palaeontologia
23–0 m.a.Miocaenum inferius > Recens[2]
Subdivisiones: Species
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Hippocampus hystrix in Timoria Orientali curalium mollem cauda prehensili apprehendit

Hippocampus (Graece hippos 'equus' + kampos 'monstrum'[3]) est genus piscum subfamiliae Hippocampinarum familiae Syngnathidarum ordinis Syngnathiformium. Familia subfamiliam Syngnathinas quoque comprehendit.

Sunt circa quadraginta hippocamporum species, praecipue in tropicis temperatisque maribus humilibus per orbem terrarum endemicae. Se in tutelam herbarum marinarum, scopulorum curalii, et mangalium recipiunt. Coloniae in aquis Europaeis sicut Aestuarium Thamesis inveniuntur.[4]

TaxinomiaRecensere

Nexus interni

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BibliographiaRecensere

  • Lourie, Sara A., Amanda C. J. Vincent, et Heather J. Hall. 1999. Seahorses: An Identification Guide to the World's Species and their Conversation. London: Project Seahorse.
  • Sparks, John. 1999. Battle of the Sexes: The Natural History of Sex. Londini: BBC Books.
  • Teske P. R., H. Hamilton, C. A. Matthee, et N. P. Barker. 2007. "Signatures of seaway closures and founder dispersal in the phylogeny of a circumglobally distributed seahorse lineage." BMC Evolutionary Biology 7:138. BiomedCentral.com
  • Vincent, Amanda C. J., et Laila M. Sadler. 1995. "Faithful pair bonds in wild seahorse, Hippocampus whitei." Animal Behaviour 50:1557-1569.
  • Vincent, Amanda, C. J. 1995."A role for daily greetings in maintaining seahorse pair bonds." Animal Behaviour 49:258-260.
  • Vincent, Amanda C. J. 1990. "A seahorse father makes a good mother." Natural History 12:34-43.
  • Vincent, Amanda C. J., et Rosie Woodroffe. 1994. "Mothers little helpers: patterns of male care in mammals." Trends in Ecology and Evolution 9:294-297.

Nexus externiRecensere

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