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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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Strolling With The Shortnose Dragonfish

Pacific coral reef biologist Brian McNeil says our amazing little shortnose dragonfish, Eurypegasus draconis, doesn’t have a swim bladder and usually doesn’t swim. “It has to be really frightened to dart away. Even during a scare, it often prefers just more »

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