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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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The northern elephant seal is the second largest seal in the world, after the southern elephant seal. The elephant seal is in the phocid, or true seal, family.

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

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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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Northern elephant seals can be found on the coast and offshore islands of California and Baja California. They migrate twice a year from California to Mexico ...

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May 24, 2013 ... The male elephant seals are known to have aggressive, bloody battles with each other to obtain dominance during mating season. They use ...