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Mediterranean monk seal

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The Mediterranean monk seal (Monachus monachus) is a pinniped belonging to the family Phocidae. As of 2016, it is estimated that fewer than 700 individuals ...

Mediterranean Monk Seal Fact Files: Overview

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The Mediterranean monk seal (Monachus monachus) is one of the world's most endangered marine mammals, with fewer than 600 individuals currently ...

Mediterranean Monk Seal - EDGE :: Mammal Species Information

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Monk seals are so-named because their uniform brown or greyish coats supposedly resemble a monk's robes. They were revered by the ancient Greeks, who ...

Mediterranean monk seal videos, photos and facts - Monachus ...

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The Mediterranean monk seal is one of the most endangered mammals in the world. The description of this species by Aristotle was the first known written ...

Mediterranean Monk Seals, Monachus monachus ~ MarineBio.org

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Find out what's known about Mediterranean Monk Seals, Monachus monachus, Mammalia, Carnivora, Phocidae, including their world range and habitats, ...

Mediterranean Monk Seal | WWF

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The Caribbean species (Monachus tropicalis) is now extinct, the Hawaiian species (Monachus schauinslandi) is endangered and the Mediterranean monk seal ...

Mediterranean Monk Seal - Seal Facts and Information

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The males feature dark black hair while the females are dark brown. All of the Mediterranean Monk Seals have a watch patch on them.

Mediterranean Monk Seal - Marine Mammal Commission

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The Mediterranean monk seal, the sole member of the genus Monachus, is one of two surviving species of monk seals. As with the Hawaiian monk seal, the ...

Mediterranean Monk Seal - NOAA Fisheries - National Oceanic and ...

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Jan 15, 2015 ... The Mediterranean monk seal is a phocid or "true" seal, and is the rarest and most endangered of all pinnipeds. These seals belong to the ...

ADW: Monachus monachus: INFORMATION

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Mediterranean monk seals are usually found along coastal waters, especially on the coastlines of islands. They are sometimes found in caves with submarine ...

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Monachus monachus (Mediterranean Monk Seal) - IUCN Red List

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The Mediterranean Monk Seal (Monachus monachus) is the sole representative of the genus Monachus (Scheel et al. 2014). Differences in skull morphology ...

Mediterranean monk Seal: an Endangered Species - Bagheera

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The Mediterranean monk seal was first described by Aristotle in the third century B.C. As recently as the 16th century, there were enough Mediterranean monk ...

Mediterranean Monk Seal - the Seal Conservation Society!

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Distribution and Numbers. The Mediterranean monk seal is the most endangered pinniped species worldwide and is currently on the brink of extinction.