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Harbor seal

Phoca vitulina




2 species ID suggestions

Elsa
Elsa 7 years ago
Harbour seal
Phoca vitulina Harbor seal
California sea lion
(Zalophus californianus)

3 Comments

AmberLundeen
AmberLundeen 7 years ago

And thank you both for the help!

AmberLundeen
AmberLundeen 7 years ago

I agree Elsa - they Harbor Seals

Elsa
Elsa 7 years ago

The spots and way they are lying down with the flippers backwards makes me think these guys are harbour seals :)

Monterey, California, USA

Lat: 36.56, Long: -121.96

Spotted on Jun 12, 2010
Submitted on Aug 2, 2011

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