Mentioned in the following international legal instruments and agreements
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|Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)||
Annex II: (a) all species which, although not necessarily now threatened with extinction, may become so unless trade in specimens of such species is subject to strict regulation in order to avoid utilization incompatible with their survival; and (b) other species which must be subject to regulation in order that trade in specimens of certain species referred to in sub-paragraph (a) of this paragraph may be brought under effective control.
|This species or synonym as such is not listed in CITES, but whole Genus Hippocampus is concerned by Appendix II.||http://www.cites.org/eng|