leafy sea dragon imagine without the water - leafy sea dragons just float through the air (like marine forest idea with all the floating marine animals in air..?)

leafy sea dragon imagine without the water - leafy sea dragons just float through the air (like marine forest idea with all the floating marine animals in air.

.•°•..•°•.Gorgeous Leafy Sea Dragon.•°•..•°•.

thelovelyseas: “ The leafy seadragon is a type of seahorse, they look like seaweed as a means of camoflage by Kelly Anderson ”

Seahorse evolved leaf camoflage, or rather, this seahorse sp. produced random genetic mutations of weird leafy appendages which happened to provide camoflage from non-vegetarian predators... amazing how it works! ~anon.

Beware There Be Sea Dragons

Sargasso Seahorse "Seahorse evolved leaf camouflage, or rather, this seahorse sp. produced random genetic mutations of weird leafy appendages which happened to provide camouflage from non-vegetarian predators.amazing how it works!

Leafy Sea Dragon

The leafy seadragon or Glauert's seadragon, Phycodurus eques, is a marine fish in the family Syngnathidae, which also includes the seahorses. It is found along the southern and western coasts of Australia.

Sea Dragon. I saw one in an aquarium in Tennessee. It is hard to believe it is real. Terrific camouflage.

Sea Dragon - Unbelievable Floating Specters

Leafy Seadragon (Phycodurus eques) The sea dragon has evolved skin filaments that hang off its head, fins and tail, allowing for it to blend perfectly into the kelp forests in which it inhabits.One of my favorite animals!

Blue Dragon Galaucus: They feed on the poisonous Man of War Jellyfish, collecting the animal's toxins and storing them in little sacs on the end of their feather-like "fingers." The Blue Dragon can produce a much more powerful and deadly sting than the Man of War due to its ability to store the poison.  ** They float on top of the ocean on their backs.

Glaucus atlanticus (commonly known as the sea swallow, blue angel, blue glaucus, blue dragon, blue sea slug and blue ocean slug). This little sea slug eats poisonous jellyfish and stores their venom for its personal use

The leafy seadragon or Glauert's seadragon, Phycodurus eques, is a marine fish in the family Syngnathidae, which also includes the seahorses. It is the only member of the genus Phycodurus.

These marine fish are called sea dragons, they are related to the seahorse and they are really cute. There are two types of the sea dragon: the leafy and the weedy sea dragons. They normally can be found along the southern and western coasts of Australia.

The Fisheries Blog: Top 10 Weirdest Things Found on a Fish's Head

Leafy Seadragon, is a Threatened species, threatened by collecting for use in…

This animal, the Leafy Seadragon, is a Threatened species. They are threatened by collecting for use in Chinese medicine (and by habitat loss). Just one more example of the beautiful natural world exploited by idiotic traditional Chinese cruelty.

Fascinating creature! ♥ ♥ www.paintingyouwithwords.com

Leafy seadragons are beautiful, elaborate-looking fish that have frond-like appendages that help them blend into their surroundings. Here you can learn more about where leafy seadragons live, what they eat and how they reproduce.

PHYLLOPTERYX TAENIOLATUS, also known as the weedy sea dragon, is a marine fish related to the seahorse found in the waters around Australia.

PHYLLOPTERYX TAENIOLATUS, also known as the weedy seadragon, is a marine fish related to the sea horse found in the waters around Australia. I know this is supposed to be serious, but doesn't it look like it's hunting for the booty?

Weedy sea dragon - ©Mike Thompson (allereb) www.flickr.com/photos/allereb/5554610812/in/photostream/

Ok its not an animal but its my fav sea creature ~ a weedy sea dragon!

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