More fun facts about seahorses:
- Seahorses are monogamous and the males bear the young.
- They are poor swimmers and can die of exhaustion during storms.
- They have no teeth or stomach so food passes extremely quickly through their digestive systems. Seahorses have to eat almost constantly to stay alive!
- Population data for seahorses is generally lacking but several species are vulnerable to extinction due to habitat depletion and pollution.
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