Trachyrhamphus longirostris, also known as the long-head pipefish, long snout pipefish, long nosed pipefish or straightstick pipefish.
Camouflages as a wooden stick by swaying with the current.
Enters sheltered muddy estuaries where laying out in the open on the bottom. Ovoviviparous, the male carries the eggs in a brood pouch which is found under the tail. Solitary on mud bottoms. has different color variations, white, black, orange.