Dwarf Seahorse Captures a Copepod (video) University of Texas at Austin Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption Seahorses have heads perfectly shaped to sneak up on copepods without alerting them, because the area just above and forward of their nostrils produces no fluid disturbance. This video shows a seahorse sneaking up and capturing a copepod. Credit Brad Gemmell, Ed Buskey and Jian Sheng. Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.