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Weedy Sea Dragons

   


Location: Long Beach, CA
Best viewing hours: 8:00am – 7:00pm
Time zone: Pacific Time

Related Links: Exhibit OverviewAquarium of the Pacific

This live cam comes to you via explore.org, the philanthropic media organization and division of the Annenberg Foundation. It is part of a collection of more than fifty HD cams around the world established by Charles Annenberg to help people connect with nature and fall in love with the world again. To see more live cams visit, explore.org.

The scientific name of seahorse, Hippocampus comes from a combination of two ancient Greek words. Hippo word meaning “horse” and Kampos word meaning “sea monster”. Despite the ominous name, seahorse are cute creatures and the most delicate ocean. Watch 18 stunning images of creatures.

Foal grass, kind of close to but less showy of Leafy Seadragon, is one of the only species in the family swimming in a balanced way. Most of the seahorse swims vertically extended.