SEAHORSES

the fish!

Life Cycle

Female seahorses place eggs in a male's pouch. Male seahorses carry the eggs until they hatch. Young seahorse leave the pouch to find food. Seahorses can live up to 1 to 5 years.

Adaptation

Seahorses use their dorsal fin to help them swim. They use their pectoral fin to steer. They use their gripping tail to hang still on things.

Habitat

Seahorses live in warm ocean water.

Diet

Seahorses are carmivores. They eat plankton, shrimp,and small sea creatures.

Enemies

Seahorses enemies are fish.

Behavior

Seahorses are friendly.

Appearance

Seahorses can be different colors like yellow or red.