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Sea Lion (pup)

Zalophus californianus

Description:

Sea lion pup. Short thick brown fur, long front flippers and earflaps.

Habitat:

Spotted stranded on shore in the rocks.

Notes:

No parents in sight for hours. Called Marine Mammal center and reported the pup and the tag number.

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3 Comments

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway a year ago

Well done Jellis !

AshleyT
AshleyT a year ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

Hema
Hema a year ago

Thanks for calling the marine center.Looks healthy otherwise.cuteness.

Pacifica, California, USA

Lat: 37.62, Long: -122.50

Spotted on May 11, 2017
Submitted on May 12, 2017

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