Common name of Hippocampus guttulatus
Common name Cheval marin
Language French
Type Vernacular
Official trade name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country France
Ref. Kotlyar, A.N., 1984
Life stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
1st modifier
2nd modifier
Remarks 'Cheval', i.e., horse, from Low Latin 'caballus' borrowed from Low Gallic (p. 160 in Ref. 9404); 'marin', i.e., marine, from Latin 'marinus' from 'mare' (p. 446 in Ref. 9404).
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