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Welcome, Blue Band!

Wednesday morning the bird and mammal team introduced their newest member of the Birds and Shores exhibit. Blue Band, or “Ipsen,” is a rehabilitated male common murre (Uria aalge), also known as the common guillemot. He came to Seattle Aquarium more »

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Spotted seahorses now at the Seattle Aquarium

Five spotted seahorses (Hippocampus kuda) are now on display in our Tropical Pacific exhibit! They join our one lined seahorse (Hippocampus erectus). The Seattle Aquarium has traditionally displayed lined seahorses—but we made the decision to switch to spotted seahorses because more »

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