The crabeater seal (Lobodon carcinophaga or carcinophagus) is a true seal with
a circumpolar distribution around the coast of Antarctica. They are medium- to ...
Crabeater seals are the most numerous of the world's seals. There are millions of
crabeater seals. After the pups are born, a male will join and defend the female ...
Crabeater seals are the most numerous pinniped species in the world and are
curiously named since their major prey is not crabs but Antarctic krill. They are ...
Younger crabeater seals have small specks and webs of brown or dark gray over
much of their dorsal side. Pups are grayish brown with very light scattered ...
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Crabeater seals - Antarctic seals, pictures and facts.
The crabeater seal, Lobodon carcinophaga, is primarily found on the coast and
pack ice of Antarctica. In the winter months, it may be found on the shores of ...
Find out what's known about Crabeater Seals, Lobodon carcinophagus,
Mammalia, Carnivora, Phocidae, including their world range and habitats,
The crabeater seal (Lobodon carcinophaga) is the most abundant seal species
on Earth. Some scientists believe they are more numerous than all other seal ...
May 31, 2014 ... The scientific name for the crabeater seal, Lobodon carcinophaga, translates to "
lobed-tooth crab-eater," and one look at its mouth tells you why ...
Range Description: The distribution of Crabeater Seals is tied to seasonal
fluctuations of the pack ice. They can be found right up to the coast and ice
shelves of ...