Elephant Seal Bellowing, Mirounga angustirostris

A bull elephant seal rears up on his foreflippers and bellows, warning nearby males not to enter his beach territory.  A much smaller adult female is just in front of him.  Sandy beach rookery, winter, Central California. Piedras Blancas, San Simeon, USA, Mirounga angustirostris, natural history stock photograph, photo id 15416
A bull elephant seal rears up on his foreflippers and bellows, warning nearby males not to enter his beach territory. A much smaller adult female is just in front of him. Sandy beach rookery, winter, Central California. Piedras Blancas, San Simeon, USA

Species: Elephant seal, Mirounga angustirostris
Location: Piedras Blancas, San Simeon, California
Image ID: 15416
Format: Digital 2:3
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