News & Culture | Northern fur seals  News & Culture | Northern fur seals
THE NORTHERN fur seal pup known as Odle2 skims elegantly through the shallow water. The seal's sleek and gleaming fur stands ... All of the rescued northern fur seal pups were just skin and bones when they came to the center, with their fur literally ... Broken Seals: A record number of northern fur seal pups are turning up ill onshore. ... A batch of six to eight northern fur seals were released back into the wild on Sunday; another batch is scheduled for March 31 ...
more infohttp://www.metroactive.com/metro/03.14.07/northern-fur-seals-0711.html
Northern Fur Seal | NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL)  Northern Fur Seal | NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL)
Mordy, C.W., E. Cokelet, A. DeRobertis, R. Jenkins, C. Meinig, C. Berchok, J. Crance, J. Cross, C. Kuhn, N. Lawrence-Slavas, P. Stabeno, J. Sterling, H. Tabisola, and I. Wangen (2017): Advances in ecosystem research: Saildrone surveys of oceanography, fish and marine mammals in the Bering Sea. Oceanography, 30, 2, doi:10.5670/oceanog.2017.230.. ...
more infohttps://www.pmel.noaa.gov/tags/northern-fur-seal
Antarctic Fur Seal Stock Photo  Antarctic Fur Seal Stock Photo
High Quality Antarctic Fur Seal Images and Gloss Prints are available from Oceanwide Images Stock Photo Library. ... Antarctic Fur Seal Photo To inquire about photo usage and fees click the Image Inquiry link, or contact us.. Gloss Prints may ... Image Description: Antarctic Fur Seal (Arctocephalus gazella) - bull and females with 1-3 week old pups. Fortuna Bay, South ...
more infohttp://www.oceanwideimages.com/Large-Image.asp?pID=13245&cID=606&rp=categories.asp%3FcID%3D606%26p%3D1
FedEx Makes a Special Delivery for Valentines Day: A Rare Northern Fur Seal | Business Wire  FedEx Makes a Special Delivery for Valentine's Day: A Rare Northern Fur Seal | Business Wire
A couple of special northern fur seals will have an unforgettable Valentine's Day this year with a little help from FedEx Corp ... FedEx Makes a Special Delivery for Valentine's Day: A Rare Northern Fur Seal Seal Will Meet Future Mate in Boston ... Northern fur seals, which have some of the thickest fur of any animal in the world, were once hunted for their pelts, but are ... The number of northern fur seals in U.S. aquariums has dwindled to just nine, and the rendezvous, just in time for Valentine's ...
more infohttps://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20150210005311/en/FedEx-Special-Delivery-Valentine%E2%80%99s-Day-Rare-Northern
Antarctic fur seal male roaring - Stock Image C007/2304 - Science Photo Library  Antarctic fur seal male roaring - Stock Image C007/2304 - Science Photo Library
The male's pelt is brown in colour, and includes a mane of shoulder fur. The external ears (pinnae) of a seal are also seen ... This seal ranges throughout the Southern Ocean that surrounds Antarctica, feeding mainly on krill in shallow waters at night. ... Antarctic fur seal (Arctocephalus gazella) male opening its mouth. The male is much larger than the female, reaching a length ... eared seal, fauna, fur, fur coat, fur seal, furry, gape, growl, growling, head, island, islands, male, male fur seal, mammal, ...
more infohttp://www.sciencephoto.com/media/135289/view
Arctocephalus pusillus (Afro-Australian Fur Seal, Australian Fur Seal, Brown Fur Seal, Cape Fur Seal, South African Fur Seal)  Arctocephalus pusillus (Afro-Australian Fur Seal, Australian Fur Seal, Brown Fur Seal, Cape Fur Seal, South African Fur Seal)
Afro-Australian Fur Seal, Australian Fur Seal, Brown Fur Seal, Cape Fur Seal, South African Fur Seal. ... Afro-Australian Fur Seal, Australian Fur Seal, Brown Fur Seal, Cape Fur Seal, South African Fur Seal) ... for the Cape Fur Seal (Shaughnessy 1980).. Like all Fur Seals, Afro-Australian Fur Seals are vulnerable to oil spills because ... The Australian Fur Seal is not harvested. Threats [top] Major Threat(s):. Cape and Australian Fur Seals were hunted heavily ...
more infohttp://www.iucnredlist.org/details/2060/0
Accelerometers Identify New Behaviors and Show Little Difference in the Activity Budgets of Lactating Northern Fur Seals ...  Accelerometers Identify New Behaviors and Show Little Difference in the Activity Budgets of Lactating Northern Fur Seals ...
... and grooming and rolling behaviors-and identified the acceleration signal for porpoising-by filming tagged northern fur seals ... We tagged 82 lactating northern fur seals (Callorhinus ursinus) with tri-axial accelerometers and magnetometers on two eastern ... Seals Is the Subject Area "Seals" applicable to this article? Yes. No. ...
more infohttp://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0118761
Northern Fur Seal Facts, History, Useful Information and Amazing Pictures  Northern Fur Seal Facts, History, Useful Information and Amazing Pictures
This is the largest of the fur seal family and was once widely hunted for its coat. This is the only fur seal in the northern ... As with most seal species, the male northern fur seals arrive at the breeding grounds first and occupy a territory on the shore ... Northern fur seals prefer cold water and spend a lot of time far out at sea, only returning to land to breed. Most of their ... Male northern fur seals are much larger than females, being up to six times heavier and about 50 per cent longer. While the ...
more infohttp://elelur.com/mammals/northern-fur-seal.html
Where Have All the Steller Sea Lions Gone? - Cool Green Science  Where Have All the Steller Sea Lions Gone? - Cool Green Science
This Fur Seal is 4,000 Miles From Home. Here's Why. By Matthew L. Miller ... Newborn pups are dark brown with a thick fur coat that sheds and gets progressively lighter until their adult coat grows in. ... Like all sea lions, Steller sea lions are most easily differentiated from another pinniped group, seals, by their small ear ... "Steller sea lions are similar to other seals or sea lions in that they have delayed implantation," Sweeney explains. "Their ...
more infohttps://blog.nature.org/science/2017/04/03/where-have-steller-sea-lions-oceans-citizen-science-wildlife/
Species at Risk Public Registry - Steller Sea Lion (Eumetopias Jubatus)  Species at Risk Public Registry - Steller Sea Lion (Eumetopias Jubatus)
in D. S. Jordan (ed.). The fur seals and fur-seal islands of the North Pacific Ocean, Part 3. Mem. Imp. Academy Sciences in St ... Comparative feeding habits of the fur seal, sea lion and harbour seal on the British Columbia coast. Fisheries Research Board ... Two biases in diet determination of northern fur seals (Callorhinus ursinus). in J. R. Beddington, R. J. H. Beverton and D. M. ... Foraging behaviour of Antarctic fur seals during periods of contrasting prey abundance. Journal of Animal Ecology 63:703-713. ...
more infohttp://www.sararegistry.gc.ca/default.asp?lang=En&n=D4B960ED-1&offset=15&toc=show
Transcriptomic SNP discovery for custom genotyping arrays: impacts of sequence data, SNP calling method and genotyping...  Transcriptomic SNP discovery for custom genotyping arrays: impacts of sequence data, SNP calling method and genotyping...
... we used Illumina sequencing to augment an existing Roche 454 transcriptome assembly for the Antarctic fur seal (Arctocephalus ... 1). To explore this further, we mapped the fur seal contigs to the most recent and complete build of the dog transcriptome. We ... In this study, we first generated a 'hybrid' fur seal transcriptome from the 454 and Illumina data. We then mapped the Illumina ... This finding would also be consistent with our previous work on fur seals in which we experimentally validated a panel of ...
more infohttps://bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13104-016-2209-x?optIn=true
Steller Sea Lions » PAWS  Steller Sea Lions » PAWS
They are known to haul out with other Otariid species such as Northern Fur Seals (pictured above) and California Sea Lions. ... Steller sea lions are Otariid seals or "eared seals" meaning they have small visible ear flaps and they can turn their hind ... Did you know? Sea lions get their name from the long fur on their neck that resembles a lion's mane. ... Historically Steller Sea Lion populations were threatened by hunting for their meat, fur, and oil. They were killed by bounty ...
more infohttps://www.paws.org/library/wildlife/marine-mammals/steller-sea-lions/
Global Ocean Legacy  Global Ocean Legacy
Tristan's islands are home to 80 percent of the sub-Antarctic fur seal population and important populations of southern ... They are relatively unspoiled and vitally important for a wide range of fish, birds, whales, and seals. The remote location of ... elephant seals. Nearly all of the world's northern rockhopper penguins live here. ...
more infohttp://www.pewtrusts.org/en/archived-projects/global-ocean-legacy-tristan-da-cunha
Species-specific cell-matrix interactions are essential for differentiation of alveoli like structures and milk gene expression...  Species-specific cell-matrix interactions are essential for differentiation of alveoli like structures and milk gene expression...
fur seal. milk Summary Few models are in place for analysis of extreme lactation patterns such as that of the fur seals which ... The Cape fur seal GAPDH gene was cloned and used in RT-PCR as a normalization tool to examine comparative expression of milk ... Cape fur seal mammary cells were found to be unique; they did not require Matrigel for rapid mammosphere formation and instead ... We have induced Cape fur seal (Arctocephalus pusillus pusillus) mammary cells in vitro to form mammospheres up to 900 μm in ...
more infohttp://dro.deakin.edu.au/view/DU:30009059
The Coastal Paleontologist, atlantic edition: January 2017  The Coastal Paleontologist, atlantic edition: January 2017
Fur seals and sea lions - also known as eared seals - are numerically common in the North Pacific but arguably most diverse in ... Three of the five species of modern sea lions and all but two species of fur seals live in the south. However, the fossil ... A "new" fossil seal - a fragmentary skull collected in the 1920s and informally known as the "Waipunga seal" was studied by Dr ... The origins of elephant seals: implications of a fragmentary late Pliocene seal (Phocidae:Miroungini) from New Zealand. New ...
more infohttp://coastalpaleo.blogspot.com.br/2017/01/
The decline of Steller sea lions Eumetopias jubatus in Alaska: a review of the nutritional stress hypothesis - TRITES - 2003 -...  The decline of Steller sea lions Eumetopias jubatus in Alaska: a review of the nutritional stress hypothesis - TRITES - 2003 -...
Mariana Diaz Gomez, David A.S. Rosen, Andrew W. Trites, Net energy gained by northern fur seals (Callorhinus ursinus) is ... Stephanie M. Rosales, Rebecca L. Vega Thurber, Brain transcriptomes of harbor seals demonstrate gene expression patterns of ...
more infohttp://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1365-2907.2003.00009.x/abstract?globalMessage=0
Steller Sea Lion  Steller Sea Lion
The Steller Sea Lion is the largest of all the "eared seals," which includes fur seals and sea lions. They can be found in the ... They are carnivores, and eat fish, squids, octopuses, crustaceans, and, on occasion, smaller seals. They are able to dive 1,300 ...
more infohttp://animaladay.blogspot.com/2011/02/steller-sea-lion.html
Walrus (Odobenus Rosmarus) Walruses ~ planetanimalzone  Walrus (Odobenus Rosmarus) Walruses ~ planetanimalzone
The walrus's nearest living relatives are the fur seals, with which it evolved from bearlike ancestors, the Enaliarctidae, in ... This has mainly been observed in large males and the ingestion of seal flesh causes their blubber to appear "greasy".. The ... Walruses have been observed to attack narwhal and seals if they cannot find any other food source. ...
more infohttp://planetanimalzone.blogspot.com/2012/03/walrus-odobenus-rosmarus-walruses.html
This Little Corner Of The Ocean: Save Our Sea Lions  | Ian Somerhalder Foundation  This Little Corner Of The Ocean: Save Our Sea Lions | Ian Somerhalder Foundation
... are large marine mammals in the pinniped suborder which also include seals and walruses. Male California sea lions can measure ... Stemming off of Born Free USA's Fur for the Animals program, ISF and Born Free USA partnered with Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary ... are large marine mammals in the pinniped suborder which also include seals and walruses. Male California sea lions can measure ... Fish and Wildlife Service to kill California sea lions and harbor seals threatening the fish populations, and would amend the ...
more infohttp://www.isfoundation.com/node/8770
Fur seal - Wikipedia  Fur seal - Wikipedia
... townsendi Juan Fernández fur seal, A. philippii New Zealand fur seal or southern fur seal, A. forsteri South American fur seal ... Many populations, notably the Guadalupe fur seal, northern fur seal, and Cape fur seal, suffered dramatic declines and are ... Subfamily Arctocephalinae Genus Arctocephalus Antarctic fur seal, A. gazella Brown fur seal, A. pusillus South African fur seal ... A. pusillus pusillus Australian fur seal, A. pusillus doriferus Galápagos fur seal, A. galapagoensis Guadalupe fur seal, A. ...
more infohttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fur_seal