Southern Elephant Seal Photo, Mirounga leonina



Southern elephant seal, juvenile. The southern elephant seal is the largest pinniped, and the largest member of order Carnivora, ever to have existed. It gets its name from the large proboscis (nose) it has when it has grown to adulthood. Godthul, South Georgia Island, Mirounga leonina, natural history stock photograph, photo id 24727
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Southern elephant seal, juvenile. The southern elephant seal is the largest pinniped, and the largest member of order Carnivora, ever to have existed. It gets its name from the large proboscis (nose) it has when it has grown to adulthood. Godthul, South Georgia Island

Stock Photo: 24727
Species: Southern elephant seal, Mirounga leonina
Location: Godthul, South Georgia Island
Lat/Long: S 054° 17' 55.78", W 036° 17' 10.06" (Coordinates: -54.29883°, -36.28613°)
Altitude: 6.00m
Format: Digital 3:2
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Keywords: animal, animalia, atlantic, caniformia, carnivora, chordata, godthul, leonina, mammal, mammalia, mirounga, mirounga leonina, oceans, phocidae, pinniped, south georgia island, southern elephant seal, united kingdom, vertebrata, vertebrate, wildlife

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Updated: January 23, 2018

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