(Denise’s Pygmy Seahorse, Hippocampus denise)
Do we really know anybody? Who does not wear one face to hide another?
- Frances Marion
Denise’s Pygmy Seahorse (Hippocampus denise)
The pygmy seahorse is undoubtedly one of the most well camouflaged species in the oceans, being very difficult to spot amongst the gorgonian coral it lives in. The camouflage is so effective that the species wasn’t actually discovered until its host gorgonian was being examined in a lab.