Hippichthys cyanospilos   (Bleeker,  1854) (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Actinopterygii

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Synonym (s)
Doryichthys spaniaspis Jordan & Seale, 1907
(Junior Synonym)
Parasyngnathus wardi Whitley, 1948
(Junior Synonym)
Syngnathus cyanospilos Bleeker, 1854
(Senior Synonym)
Syngnathus kuhlii Kaup, 1856
(Junior Synonym)
Syngnathus mossambicus Peters, 1855
(Junior Synonym)
Syngnathus wardi (Whitley, 1948)
(Junior Synonym)
Hippicthys cyanospilus (Bleeker, 1854)
Syngnathus cyanospilus Bleeker, 1854
Hippichthys cyanospilus (Bleeker, 1854)

Common Name (s)
• Bblue-Spotted Pipefish (English)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Tamil Nadu, Chennai Coast INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Marine Biological Station, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (2003) Checklist of marine fauna of Tamil Nadu Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in
  • Dr. Ramesh, R; Dr. Nammalwar, P and Dr. Gowri, VS (2008) Database on coastal information of Tamil Nadu Report Submitted to Environmental Information System (ENVIS) Centre, Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Institute for Ocean Management, Anna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in/PDF/coastal%20data.pdf
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org

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