The Antarctic fur seal (Arctocephalus gazella) is one of eight seals in the genus
Arctocephalus, and one of nine fur seals in the subfamily Arctocephalinae.
Location: Antarctic Fur Seals are widely distributed in the Southern Ocean near
the Antarctic Convergence. Most of the population breeds on South Georgia but ...
Find out what's known about Antarctic Fur Seals, Arctocephalus gazella,
Mammalia, Carnivora, Otariidae, including their world range and habitats,
A large, hardy and charismatic inhabitant of the Antarctic region, the Antarctic fur
seal (Arctocephalus gazella) is well adapted to the harsh climate of the ...
There are eight species of southern fur seals, all smaller than their northern
relative. They include the Guadalupe fur seal of Baja California, the South African
The breeding range of the Antarctic fur seal, also formerly known as the
Kerguelen fur seal, is restricted mainly to seasonally ice-free islands south of, or
close to, ...
www.coolantarctica.com/Antarctica fact file/wildlife/southern_fur_seals.php
Once close to extinction, fur seals are restricted mainly to the sub-Antarctic
islands, with 95% of the worlds population being found on the island of South
The Antarctic fur seal (Arctocephalus gazelle) is one of nine species of fur seals
that, along with six living species of sea lions, make up the "eared seals" or ...
Antarctic fur seals can be found in the Antarctic and Subantarctic waters. Over 95
% of the species breed near the coast of South Georgia. They are also found on ...
Aug 12, 2010 ... Antarctic fur seal and friend in Garden Cove (Photo: Troy Metcalfe) A tagged
Antarctic fur seal (Arctocephalus gazella) poses for the camera ...