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The dangerous life of the sea horse

  • 33 Pages
  • 1.68 MB
  • English
Atheneum , New York
Sea horses -- Juvenile literature., Sea ho
About the Edition

Follows the life cycle of the sea horse, a fish with a prehensile tail and body armor, describing its physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment.

Statementby Miriam Schlein ; illustrated by Gwen Cole.
ContributionsCole, Gwen, ill.
LC ClassificationsQL638.S9 S35 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination33 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2545043M
ISBN 10068931180X
LC Control Number85026857

Save on ISBN has The Dangerous Life of the Sea Horse by Miriam Schlein and over 50 million more used, rare, and out-of-print : Miriam Schlein. Seahorse (also written sea-horse and sea horse) is the name given to 46 species of small marine fish in the genus Hippocampus. "Hippocampus" comes from the Ancient Greek hippokampos (ἱππόκαμπος hippókampos), itself from hippos (ἵππος híppos) meaning "horse" and kampos (κάμπος kámpos) meaning "sea monster".

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Sea horse, (genus Hippocampus), any of about 36 species of marine fishes allied to pipefishes in the family Syngnathidae (order Gasterosteiformes).Sea horses are found in shallow coastal waters in latitudes from about 52° N to 45° S.

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