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

(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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Western Pacific
Max. Length 15.9 cm SL

 
Vanacampus margaritifer
[Mother-of-pearl pipefish]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 18.4 cm SL

 
Vanacampus phillipi
[Port Phillip pipefish]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 26.1 cm SL

 
Vanacampus poecilolaemus
[]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 10.5 cm SL

 
Vanacampus vercoi
[Verco's pipefish]
4 Species of Family Syngnathidae with Genus Vanacampus
(Pipefishes and seahorses)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1868 Vanacampus margaritifer Mother-of-pearl pipefish Western Pacific 15.9 SL
1891 Vanacampus phillipi Port Phillip pipefish Eastern Indian Ocean 18.4 SL
1868 Vanacampus poecilolaemus Eastern Indian Ocean 26.1 SL
1921 Vanacampus vercoi Verco's pipefish Eastern Indian Ocean 10.5 SL



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