The walrus (Odobenus rosmarus) is a large flippered marine mammal with a
discontinuous distribution about the North Pole in the Arctic Ocean and subarctic
The mustached and long-tusked walrus is most often found near the Arctic Circle,
lying on the ice with hundreds of companions. These marine mammals are ...
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their icy home. ... A stampede on Russia's Arctic coast killed walrus calves in
Nov 21, 2014 ... Walruses use their tusks to break through ice, and to assist in climbing out of the
... Most walruses live in frigid waters near the Arctic Circle.
Jul 27, 2012 ... The walrus (Odobenus rosmarus) is a large flippered marine mammal with a
discontinuous distribution about the North Pole in the Arctic Ocean ...
Nov 25, 2015 ... It is generally thought that global climate change is already the most pervasive
threat to arctic pinnipeds (seals and walruses) (Hoffman 1995; ...
Both male and female walruses have long ivory tusks, although the tusks of the
males tend to be ... From our library of things you should know about the Arctic ...
Jul 26, 2016 ... As sea ice declines, thousands of Pacific walruses are hauling out along the
Alaskan coast, where low-flying aircraft can spook herds and ...
Walrus Classification and EvolutionThe Walrus is a large marine mammal that is
found inhabiting the freezing cold and icy waters of the Arctic Circle. Thought to ...
The scientific name for a walrus is Odobenus Rosmarus. It is latin for tooth
walking sea-horse. ... Walruses live in the Northern Hemisphere in the Arctic.