Common Seahorse (species: Hippocampus kuda) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Hippocampus kuda
Common Seahorse

©Anne Hoggett: Hippocampus kuda (about 100 mm high with tail coiled) at Lizard Island

©Anne Hoggett: Hippocampus kuda at Casuarina Beach, Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Gasterosteiformes
Family Syngnathidae
Genus Hippocampus
Species Hippocampus kuda



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Local abundance

  • Lizard Island: Rarely seen

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