Weedy Sea Dragons

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, seahorses 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.

Video By BBC Earth