Gulf pipefish

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Gulf pipefish ;_)
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Actinopterygii
Order:Syngnathiformes
Family:Syngnathidae
Subfamily:Syngnathinae
Genus:Syngnathus
Species:S. scovelli
Binomial name
Syngnathus scovelli
(Evermann & Kendall, 1896)
Synonyms
  • Siphostoma scovelli Evermann & Kendall, 1896
 
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Gulf pipefish ;_)
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Actinopterygii
Order:Syngnathiformes
Family:Syngnathidae
Subfamily:Syngnathinae
Genus:Syngnathus
Species:S. scovelli
Binomial name
Syngnathus scovelli
(Evermann & Kendall, 1896)
Synonyms
  • Siphostoma scovelli Evermann & Kendall, 1896

Gulf pipefish, Syngnathus scovelli, is a pipefish species, inhabits the Western Atlantic from the northeastern Florida and northern Gulf of Mexico to the Caribbean coast of Central and South America, but absent from West Indies. Marine / freshwater / brackishwater tropical demersal fish, up to 18.3 cm length.

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