The southern elephant seal (Mirounga leonina) is one of the two extant species
of elephant seals. It is both the largest pinniped and member of the order ...
Instantly recognisable by the large, inflatable proboscis, the male southern
elephant seal is the biggest seal in its family. Males can weigh eight to ten times
The Southern elephant seal is circumpolar in distribution, being found on most of
the subantarctic islands, including the Falkland islands, Gough, Marion and ...
The Southern Elephant Seal is the largest of all seals in the world. The males can
weigh up to 8500 lb and the females 2000 lb.
Jan 13, 2016 ... There are 33 known pinniped species, and the absolute biggest is the southern
elephant seal. From end to end, large individuals can grow to ...
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Southern Elephant Seals, Antarctic seals, pictures and facts.
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Mar 5, 2010 ... Have to cross a fast flowing stream feed by melting ice to see these Southern
Elephant Seals. The big males arrive early to claim their territory.
Sep 2, 2015 ... Southern elephant seals are named after the large proboscis (nose) of the adult
males, which is used to make loud roaring sounds, especially ...
Taxonomic Notes: The two species of Elephant Seals, Mirounga leonina and M.
angustirostris, share many similarities in appearance and behaviour and differ ...
Main Characteristics Southern Elephant Seals are the largest pinniped. They
have a body length between 4.2 and 6 m (14 - 20 ft) and they weigh between 2.2