Longsnout Seahorse (Hippocampus reidi)
The Longsnout Seahorse with a coronet that is low-medium, rounded, may be quite large and convoluted. It may have no spine to low rounded tubercles. Other distinctive characters is a broad, almost double cheek and eye spines; long, thick snout; narrow body; usually no skin appendages. Color pattern is often spotted with brown, and numerous tiny white dots (especially on tail). The seahorse may have paler "saddles" across dorsolateral surfaces.