Syngnathus folletti Herald, 1942
photo by Macieira, R.M.

Family:  Syngnathidae (Pipefishes and seahorses), subfamily: Syngnathinae
Max. size: 
Environment:  demersal
Distribution:  Southwest Atlantic: Uruguay.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Ovoviviparous (Ref. 205). The male carries the eggs in a brood pouch which is found under the tail (Ref. 205).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 04 November 2015 Ref. (119314)
Threat to humans:  harmless
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 07.10.03
Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 14.12.04

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