Messmate Pipefish

Corythoichthys Intestinalis
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Corythoichthys Intestinalis
Other names Australian Messmate Pipefish, Banded Pipefish, Dragon Pipefish, Waite's Pipefish
Size Up to 18 cm (7 in)
Weight Up to 12 g (.026 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Coastal waters in sheltered lagoons, bays, harbours & inshore coral reefs
Depth Range
Messmate Pipefish Distribution