18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Hairy Seahorse

This Algae covered seahorse is just one of the many bizarre and beautiful critters of Lembeh Strait. This animal's camouflage is successful, that only a skilled Divemaster can distinguish them from the aglae covered bottom they inhabit.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Lembeh Strait, Indonesia
Copyright: © Gina Lusardi