*  Arctocephalus pusillus (Afro-Australian Fur Seal, Australian Fur Seal, Brown Fur Seal, Cape Fur Seal, South African Fur Seal)
Afro-Australian Fur Seals are the largest of all Fur Seals. Mean asymptotic mass and length of males is 229 kg (range 218-360 ... 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 ...
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*  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 ... Larger Comp images without the water mark are available upon request. Related Images ...
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*  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. ... "eared seals" meaning they have small visible ear flaps and they can turn their hind limbs forward and use their large fore ... 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 ...
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*  Antarctic Fur Seal bull with penguins Stock Photo
High Quality Antarctic Fur Seal Images and Gloss Prints are available from Oceanwide Images Stock Photo Library. ... Stock Photo of Antarctic Fur Seal bull with penguins. ... Larger Comp images without the water mark are available upon ... Antarctic Fur Seal bull with penguins Photo To inquire about photo usage and fees click the Image Inquiry link, or contact us. ... Image Description: Antarctic Fur Seal (Arctocephalus gazella) - bull with King Penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus). Saint ...
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*  Australian Sea Lion cow Stock Photo
Seals. Antarctic Fur Seal. Australian Fur Seal. Bearded Seal. Cape Fur Seal ... Larger Comp images without the water mark are available upon request. Related Images ...
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*  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 ... Male northern fur seals are much larger than females, being up to six times heavier and about 50 per cent longer. While the ... 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 ...
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*  Species at Risk Public Registry - Steller Sea Lion (Eumetopias Jubatus)
Adult males are noticeably larger, attaining a length of 2.7-3.1 m and weighing 400-800 kg. Pups are born from late May to ... is the largest member of the family otariidae (Order Carnivora, Suborder Caniformia). Steller sea lions exhibit significant ... 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 ...
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*  Galápagos fur seal - Wikipedia
Galápagos fur seals live in large colonies on the rocky shores. These colonies are then divided into territories by the female ... Galápagos fur seals have the lowest reproductive rate reported in seals, and it takes an unusually long time to raise seal pups ... Galápagos fur seals have had a declining population since the 19th century. Thousands of these seals were killed for their fur ... Most seal species spend 50% of their time on land and 50% in the water. The Galápagos fur seal is endemic to the Galápagos ...
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*  Fur Seals | National Geographic
Hear the tale of this seal species named for the coats that make them attractive to hunters. Learn how some populations have ... The large northern fur seal, found in chilly northern waters, was hunted to near extinction during the 19th century. These ... They include the Guadalupe fur seal of Baja California, the brown fur seal of southern Africa and Australia, and the South ... Fur seals have sharp eyesight and keen hearing. They have small ears, unlike the earless or hair seals. ...
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*  Namibia
... site of the largest Cape fur seal colony in world. Sustained by the nutrient-rich waters of the cold Benguela current the sheer ... Slightly larger than Wales, Etosha is home to over 100 mammal species, including elephants, giraffe, rhino, lions and elusive ... Our first stop is the Okaukuelo waterhole where you are usually guaranteed to see a large variety of game. Continuing our drive ... Set in luxuriant gardens, you'll find two swimming pools, tennis courts, an excellent spa, fitness room, shop and a large bar ...
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*  Thalassoleon - Wikipedia
Thalassoleon could be the ancestor of the modern northern fur seal. T. mexicanus was comparable in size to the largest fur ... Thalassoleon is an extinct genus of large fur seal. Thalassoleon inhabited the Northern Pacific ocean in latest Miocene and ... may have grown much larger, similar in size to a walrus. Geological Survey professional paper, Volume 992 By Geological Survey ... seals, with an estimated weight of 295-318 kg (650-700 lb). T. macnallyae, based on size of the mandible, ...
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*  Wilsons Promontory Cruise, Tour, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
Spot seals, whales and more on environmentally accredited wildlife, twilight and lunch cruises, from Phillip Island to Wilsons ... Immerse yourself in an amazing wildlife experience, visit Australia's largest fur seal colony. The Seal Watching Cruise is a ... Wildlife Coast Cruises is an environmentally accredited business operating around Phillip Island, Seal Rocks, Westernport Bay ... visit Kanowna Island seal colony, regular sea bird and dolphin sightings, departs from Port Welshpool unless specified ...
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*  Îles Nuageuses - Wikipedia
There is a large breeding colony of Antarctic fur seals as well. BirdLife International. (2012). Important Bird Areas factsheet ... They are important as a breeding site for seabirds, especially penguins and albatrosses, and for fur seals. The islands are ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C3%8Eles_Nuageuses
*  Falaises d'Entrecasteaux - Wikipedia
There is a large rookery of subantarctic fur seals in the IBA. Ten endemic arthropods have been recorded. The vegetation, which ... There is also a large colony of northern rockhopper penguins, with 25,000 pairs. Two species, grey and soft-plumaged petrels, ... by BirdLife International because it is home to one of the largest colonies of Indian yellow-nosed albatrosses in the world, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Falaises_d'Entrecasteaux
*  Brown fur seal - Wikipedia
South African fur seal and the Australian fur seal is a species of fur seal. The brown fur seal is the largest and most robust ... South African and Australian Fur Seals. Seal Conservation Society. Accessed 7 February 2013. Photos of brown fur seals at Cape ... When at sea, fur seals travel in small feeding groups. Brown fur seals begin to breed in the middle of October, when males haul ... The Australian fur seal mostly eats squid, octopus, fish and lobsters. The brown fur seal dives for its food. The African ...
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*  Signy Island - Wikipedia
Antarctic fur seals haul out in large numbers varying up to over 20,000. Weddell seals breed in winter on the sea ice around ...
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*  Seal hunting - Wikipedia
In the North Pacific, the later 1800s saw large harvests of fur seals. These harvests decreased along with fur-seal populations ... The fur seal yields a valuable fur; the hair seal has no fur, but oil can be obtained from its fat and leather from its hide. ... Seal skins have been used by aboriginal people for millennia to make waterproof jackets and boots, and seal fur to make fur ... "North Pacific Fur Seal Treaty of 1911". National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. "North Pacific Fur Seal Treaty of 1911 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seal_hunting
*  Tall young females get ahead: size-specific fecundity in wild kangaroos suggests a steep trade-off with growth | SpringerLink
Beauplet G, Guinet C (2007) Phenotypic determinants of individual fitness in female fur seals: larger is better. Proc R Soc ... Beauplet G, Barbraud C, Dabin W et al (2006) Age-specific survival and reproductive performances in fur seals: evidence of ... Lunn NJ, Boyd IL, Croxall JP (1994) Reproductive performance of female Antarctic fur seals: the influence of age, breeding ... Gaillard J-M, Festa-Bianchet M, Yoccoz NG (1998) Population dynamics of large herbivores: variable recruitment with constant ...
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*  Fur Seal Cove - Wikipedia
It was so named by the UK Antarctic Place-Names Committee because a large number of fur seals frequent the cove and adjacent ... Fur Seal Cove (60°44′S 45°36′W / 60.733°S 45.600°W / -60.733; -45.600Coordinates: 60°44′S 45°36′W / 60.733°S 45.600°W / - ... "Fur Seal Cove". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-04-12. This article ... "Fur Seal Cove" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).. ...
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*  Farallon Islands - Wikipedia
The fur seals are aggressive and have displaced larger sea lions from their territory. The high count for 2011 was 476 ... It is not known whether the northern fur seal or the Guadalupe fur seal were the islands' native fur seal, although the ... These are the northern elephant seal, harbor seal, Steller's sea lion, California sea lion, and the northern fur seal (the last ... "Farallon Island Fur Seals". Bay Nature. Retrieved 2012-12-19. Juliet Grable (2011-10-05). "Fur Seals Making a Comeback on the ...
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*  Doubtful Sound - Wikipedia
Other wildlife to be found in Doubtful Sound includes fur seals and penguins, or even large whales. Southern right whales and ... Doubtful Sound / Patea is a very large and naturally imposing fiord in Fiordland, in the far south west of New Zealand. It is ... The Sound is the site of several large waterfalls, notably Helena Falls at Deep Cove and the Browne Falls, which have a fall of ... wharf at Deep Cove is on rare occasion also used to unload any equipment for the Manapouri Power Station that is too large to ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doubtful_Sound
*  Cape Shirreff - Wikipedia
The site also contains the largest number of breeding Antarctic fur seals in the Antarctic Peninsula region. The cape, with ... especially its penguin and fur seal breeding colonies. Chart of South Shetland including Coronation Island, &c. from the ... The cape has been identified as an Important Bird Area (IBA) by BirdLife International because it supports a large breeding ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cape_Shirreff
*  Hannah Point - Wikipedia
Southern elephant seals and Antarctic fur seals are among the larger life forms observed at the point. Hannah Point is one of ... The geographical feature is named after the British sealing vessel Hannah wrecked in the vicinity in 1820 while operating in ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hannah_Point
*  Cape Cross - Wikipedia
The reserve is the home of one of the largest colonies of Cape fur seals in the world. Cape Cross is one of two main sites in ... The economic impact of seals on the fish resources is controversial: While a government-initiated study found that seal ... Republic of Namibia Ministry of Environment and Tourism: Cape Cross Seal Reserve The Seals of Nam. ... "Time for Namibia to see the tourism value of seals". The Namibian. 17 June 2010. Archived from the original on 17 March 2012. ...
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*  ShukerNature: AMAZING ANIMALS IN AN AMAZING NEW BOOK!
fur seal (1) * fur-bearing trout (1) * Furia infernalis (1) * furry fish (1) ... A genuine photograph of the green anaconda Eunectes murinus - the largest and most familiar of the four species of anaconda ... the world's largest elephant orchestra, a dog who thinks he's Picasso, or a rabbit who plays basketball, the world can't get ...
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