Pipefish

Lots of Mushroom Coral Pipefish
Siokunichthys nigrolineatus

  Mushroom Coral Pipefish are one of my favourite critters. As their name suggests they make their home in the polyps of Mushroom Coral. They are pretty rare and usually you find one or occasionally two in the coral. We were therefore extremely lucky to find ten (yes 10) in one coral!! I had never …

Lots of Mushroom Coral Pipefish
Siokunichthys nigrolineatus
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Mushroom Coral Pipefish
Siokunichthys nigrolineatus

Mushroom Coral Pipefish are one of the hardest critters to film, for four reasons… 1. They are small. 2. They are white, making it very hard to film without blowing them out. 3. They live at the bottom of Mushroom Coral, in amongst their long polyps. 4. And they never stop moving!!!! They are a …

Mushroom Coral Pipefish
Siokunichthys nigrolineatus
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