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,
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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, ...
Arctocephalus gazella, the Antarctic fur seal, has a very wide distribution. They
are mostly found in waters south of the Antarctic Convergence, but some do ...
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 ...
Sealing in South Georgia Island nearly wiped out the Antarctic fur seal population
, but today they are recovering. A researcher takes stock of how many fur seals ...
Main Characteristics Antarctic Fur Seals have a body length between 1.2 and 2 m
(3.9 - 6.6 ft) and they weigh between 25 and 210 kgs (55 - 463 lbs). As pups ...
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 ...