Image: White's Seahorse courtship and mating - 12:15 pm

White's Seahorse courtship and mating - 12:15 pm

A pair of White's Seahorse at a depth of 8 m, 'The Pipeline', Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales. At 12:15 pm the two fish rose off the bottom. At this time the male’s pouch was open.

Photographer:
David and Leanne Atkinson
Rights:
© David and Leanne Atkinson

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, White's Seahorse, Hippocampus whitei,