Bull elephant seal, adult male, bellowing, Mirounga angustirostris



Bull elephant seal, adult male, bellowing. Its huge proboscis is characteristic of male elephant seals. Scarring from combat with other males. Piedras Blancas, San Simeon, California, USA, Mirounga angustirostris, natural history stock photograph, photo id 35152Add To Light Table
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Bull elephant seal, adult male, bellowing. Its huge proboscis is characteristic of male elephant seals. Scarring from combat with other males. Piedras Blancas, San Simeon, California, USA

Stock Photo: 35152
Species: Elephant seal, Mirounga angustirostris
Location: Piedras Blancas, San Simeon, California, USA
Format: Digital 2:3
Other Names: elefante marino, sea elephant, sea cow
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