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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Syngnathiformes
Family: Syngnathidae Pipefishes and seahorses
Subfamily: Syngnathinae
Genus: Hypselognathus

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2 species (see list below)

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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 27.3 cm SL

 
Hypselognathus horridus
[Prickly pipefish]
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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 30.5 cm SL

 
Hypselognathus rostratus
[Knife-snouted pipefish]
2 Species of Family Syngnathidae with Genus Hypselognathus
(Pipefishes and seahorses)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1982 Hypselognathus horridus Prickly pipefish Eastern Indian Ocean 27.3 SL
1921 Hypselognathus rostratus Knife-snouted pipefish Eastern Indian Ocean 30.5 SL



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