Lined Seahorse

Hippocampus hudsonius

Conservation Status: Least Concern

Cause of Decline: Unknown

Location: Ocean

Collection: Fishes

FMNH catalogue no. 49126

Many seahorse species on the IUCN Red List are listed as vulnerable, endangered and also data deficient. There is a lack of information on their life histories and as they are very vulnerable to the pet trade, many researchers believe seahorses should simply be given endangered status as a means of protection.

Lined Seahorse fish Hippocampus hudsonius - Extinction

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