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The northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris) is one of two species of elephant seal It is a member of the family Phocidae ("true seals"). Elephant seals  ...

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Animal Classification. Mirounga angustirostris. Description. Elephant seals are well named because adult males have large noses that resemble an elephant's ...

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Renowned for their long migration distances and their incredible diving abilities, Northern elephant seals, so named because of their long elephant-like noses, ...

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Jan 16, 2015 ... Northern Elephant Seal (Mirounga angustirostris) Photo: Rolf Ream, NOAA National Marine Mammal Laboratory. Northern Elephant Seal ...

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Northern elephant seals (Mirounga angustirostris) can be found in California and Baja ... Southern elephant seals (Mirounga leonina) live in sub-Antarctic and ...

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Hundred of thousands of northern elephant seals lived in the Pacific Ocean before hunters slaughtered them for their blubber, which was rendered into lamp oil.

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The Northern Elephant Seal has recovered from near extinction and population growth is expected to continue over the coming decades. Due to its large and ...

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On land, this enormous marine mammal may be a lumbering mass of blubber, but once in water the northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris) transforms  ...

www.nps.gov/pore/learn/nature/elephant_seals.htm

Mar 4, 2017 ... While sailing along the Pacific coast in the 1800s, a whale and seal hunter named Charles Scammon reported seeing northern elephant seals ...

blog.nature.org/science/2014/05/12/northern-elephant-seals-a-dramatic-conservation-success

May 12, 2014 ... Northern elephant seals were declared extinct, a victim of the blubber trade. Today, you can see thousands on California beaches..