A sociable animal, the Walrus gathers in a mixed herd of up to 2,000 bulls, cows, and calves when feeding and migrating, as well as when hauled out on ice floes, although the sexes sometimes segregate during the nonbreeding season...
The walrus (Odobenus rosmarus) is a large flippered marine mammal with a
discontinuous distribution about the North Pole in the Arctic Ocean and subarctic
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In a recent study published in Behavioral Brain Research, walruses
are found to sleep nearly anywhere and may be able to continuously stay awake longer than other animals. They can sleep while floating on the water’s surface, lying on the bottom, standing or leaning o... More »
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Walrus Classification and EvolutionThe Walrus is a large marine mammal that is
found inhabiting the freezing cold and icy waters of the Arctic Circle. Thought to ...
Nov 21, 2014 ... Walruses are the gentle giants of the Arctic. They are among the largest
pinnipeds — fin-footed, semiaquatic marine mammals. However, while ...
Walruses (Odobenus rosmarus) are found in Arctic regions of the world. There
are three subspecies. Pacific walruses (Odobenus roasmarus divergens) live ...