Hippocampus denise Lourie & Randall 2003,

Andréfouët, Serge, Chen, Wei-Jen, Kinch, Jeff, Mana, Ralph, Russell, Barry C., Tully, Dean & White, William T., 2019, Checklist of the marine and estuarine fishes of New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea, western Pacific Ocean, with 810 new records, Zootaxa 4588 (1), pp. 1-360: 95

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Hippocampus denise Lourie & Randall 2003


Hippocampus denise Lourie & Randall 2003  —Denise's pygmy seahorse

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a specimen observed at Bauddisson Island, Kavieng District , 1–50 m depth, St. T 4, on 31 Oct. 2006, by Gerald R. Allen.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Indonesia east to Marshall Islands and Solomon Islands, south to northern Australia and Vanuatu. Associated with gorgonian sea fans, 12–70 m depth. Marine.