The hooded seal (Cystophora cristata) is a large phocid found only in the central
and western North Atlantic, ranging from Svalbard in the east to the Gulf of St.
Sep 19, 2012 ... World's Weirdest: Freaks in the Ocean : SUN OCT 14 at 3P et/pt : http://animals.
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Find out what's known about Hooded Seals, Cystophora cristata, Mammalia,
Carnivora, Phocidae, including their world range and habitats, feeding behaviors,
For male hooded seals looking for a mate, nothing's manlier than flailing around
a hot-pink balloon.
Hooded seals are generally found from 47° to 80° N latitude. They occur along
the eastern coast of North America north of Maine. Hooded seals also reach the ...
Taxonomic Notes: Morphometric and allozyme analyses, as well as molecular
genetics analyses, suggest that Hooded Seals are a single panmictic population
Jun 18, 2013 ... Female hooded seals have some unusual mate preferences: they're allured by
males that have the most attractive nasal balloons. What are ...
Sep 27, 2012 ... Amongst male hooded seals, pink is certainly the hot commodity. Male hooded
seals demonstrate their availability and manliness to available ...
Hooded seal is a type of Arctic seal that belongs to the order Pinnipedia. Its
closest relatives are seals, walruses and sea lions. Hooded seal inhabits North ...
Jan 15, 2015 ... Adult hooded seals have black heads and silver-gray coats with dark blotches of
varying sizes and shapes across their bodies. Pups are called ...