Here are just a few fun facts about the seahorse.
Seahorses have no teeth and no stomachs the eat constantly.
The eat 3,000 or more brine shrimp a day
When mating, the female seahorse releases up to 50 eggs into a pouch on the male’s abdomen.
Because of their body shape, seahorses are rather inept swimmers and can easily die of exhaustion when caught in storm-roiled seas.
They Don’t Look Like Fish, But They Are
They mate for life
They Don’t Have Many Predators
Seahorses do not have teeth; they have a fused jaws, so they kind of suck up their food like a straw.