Top Ten Facts About Seahorses

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Here are some facts about these underrated fish (doesn't really look like a fish, but it's a fish)

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1 Male seahorses "give birth" Male seahorses

The female lay her eggs in the male's pouch. The male then fertilizes the eggs and keep them inside the pouches for 2-3 weeks - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

I've always thought that was so weird, but cool!

Seahorses are (possibly) the only animals when males "give birth".-Vestalis

2 Seahorses have a small crown called the coral net and no 2 seahorses have the same coral net Seahorses have a small crown called the coral net and no 2 seahorses have the same coral net

It's like their fingerprint - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

3 A baby seahorse is called a "fry" A baby seahorse is called a

Don't eat the poor baby fish despite that - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

4 Seahorses don't have many predators Seahorses don't have many predators

They're too bony to eat - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

5 Seahorses don't change their mates Seahorses don't change their mates

Seahorses are monogamous. Once they mate they won't find another mate - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

6 Seahorses are bad swimmers Seahorses are bad swimmers

Because of their tiny fins. They rely on camouflage to escape predators (and they don't have many predators) - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

7 Seahorses have useful tails Seahorses have useful tails

Their tails can be used for fighting, anchoring themselves, and mated seahorses can be seen swimming with their tails linked (it's like holding hands for seahorses) - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

8 A group of seahorses is called a "herd"

Same goes with the land horses - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

9 Seahorses constantly eat

Because they don't have stomaches which means food will pass down their body quickly - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

10 Seahorse sizes range from 1-14 inches

The smallest seahorse is the pygmy seahorse - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

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3. Seahorses have a small crown called the coral net and no 2 seahorses have the same coral net
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