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Tyler Stiem
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Species Spotlight

The pygmy seahorse is one of the most well camouflaged species in the oceans, being very difficult to spot amongst the gorgonian coral it lives in.

"A few fishers I met even tried to culture seahorses because their children love them."

Staff Spotlight

PhD Candidate

Featured Resource

We present the first synthesis of the life history and ecology of seahorses, compare relationships for seahorses with other marine teleosts and identify research needs. Seahorses occurred primarily...

CITES, conservation and geopolitics

3 Aug 2011

Dr. Amanda Vincent, Director of Project Seahorse, reports from the latest meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, or CITES. Read the latest news about marine conservation in West Africa and the Indo-Pacific. Read her blog here.