WoRMS taxon details

Hippocampus japapigu Short, Smith, Motomura, Harasti & Hamilton, 2018

1288522  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1288522)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Short, G.; Smith, R.; Motomura, H.; Harasti, D.; Hamilton, H. (2018). <em>Hippocampus japapigu</em>, a new species of pygmy seahorse from Japan, with a redescription of <em>H.pontohi</em> (Teleostei, Syngnathidae). <em>ZooKeys.</em> 779: 27-49., available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.779.24799 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Holotype  UWBM 157506, geounit Hachijo-jima  
Holotype UWBM 157506, geounit Hachijo-jima [details]
Type locality contained in Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone  
type locality contained in Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Etymology The specific epithet is from the colloquial Japanese name of the new species, Japan Pig, Japapigu, or...  
Etymology The specific epithet is from the colloquial Japanese name of the new species, Japan Pig, Japapigu, or 日本のピグミータツノオトシゴ. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Hippocampus japapigu Short, Smith, Motomura, Harasti & Hamilton, 2018. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1288522 on 2019-08-23
Date
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2018-08-02 19:29:38Z
created

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original description Short, G.; Smith, R.; Motomura, H.; Harasti, D.; Hamilton, H. (2018). <em>Hippocampus japapigu</em>, a new species of pygmy seahorse from Japan, with a redescription of <em>H.pontohi</em> (Teleostei, Syngnathidae). <em>ZooKeys.</em> 779: 27-49., available online at https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.779.24799 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype UWBM 157506, geounit Hachijo-jima [details]
From editor or global species database
Etymology The specific epithet is from the colloquial Japanese name of the new species, Japan Pig, Japapigu, or 日本のピグミータツノオトシゴ. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Japanese pygmy seahorse  [details]
Japanese Hachijo-tatsu  [details]