Guadalupe fur seal

Guadalupe fur seal

Kingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Class
Order
Suborder
Clade
Family
SPECIES
Arctocephalus townsendi
WEIGHT
50-160 kg
LENGTH
1.9 m

The Guadalupe fur seal is one of eight members of the fur seal genus Arctocephalus. Sealers reduced the population to just a few dozen by the late 19th century, but the species had recovered to 10,000 in number by the late 1990s. Many individuals can be found on Mexico's Guadalupe Island.

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Ca

Carnivore

Mo

Molluscivore

Pi

Piscivores

Te

Territorial

Te

Terrestrial

Co

Congregatory

Vi

Viviparous

Po

Polygyny

Po

Polygamy

So

Social

No

Not a migrant

G

starts with

Distribution

Geography

Continents
Oceans
Biogeographical realms

Guadalupe fur seal habitat map

Climate zones

Habits and Lifestyle

Seasonal behavior

Mating Habits

MATING BEHAVIOR
PREGNANCY DURATION
approximately 12 months
BABY CARRYING
1

References

1. Guadalupe fur seal Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guadalupe_fur_seal
2. Guadalupe fur seal on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/2061/45224420

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