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Related to Arctocephalus: fur seal
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Noun1.Arctocephalus - fur sealsArctocephalus - fur seals        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Otariidae, Otariidae - eared seals: sea lions and fur seals
fur seal - eared seal of the southern hemisphere; the thick soft underfur is the source of sealskin; "the male fur seal is much larger than the female"
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In modern times, the occurrence of Guadalupe Fur Seals (GFS) (Arctocephalus townsendi) in the Pacific Northwest had generally been considered a rare event, although there is historical evidence of their presence in the Ozette archaeological site of the northwest coast from 1500 to 1700 AD.
Status, population trend and genetic structure of South American fur seal Arctocephalus australis in southwestern Atlantic waters.
Contracaecum microcephalum (Rudolphi, 1809) para el huaco comun (Nycticorax nycticorax (Linnaeus, 1758)) de Junin y Puno; Contracaecum osculatum Rudolphi, 1802 para los otarios Arctocephalus australis (Zimmermann, 1783) y Otaria flavescens (Shaw, 1800).
Multisystemic toxoplasmosis associated with a type II-like Toxoplasma gondii strain in a New Zealand fur seal (Arctocephalus forsteri) from New South Wales, Australia.
Using artificial neural networks to model the suitability of coastline for breeding by New Zealand fur seals (Arctocephalus forsteri).
This technique has proven effective in characterizing the benthic food web (Kelly and Scheibling, 2012), and has been used to determine the impact of parental diet on egg lipid content and FAS in black-lip pearl oysters Pinctada margaritifera (Ehteshami et al., 2011), identify trophic pathways in bearded seals Erignathus barbatus and Pacific walruses Odobenus rosmarus (Budge et al., 2007), and examine patterns in the milk of Antarctic fur seals Arctocephalus gazelle (Brown et al., 1999).
The species with the fewest records in Peru were Leopardus tigrinus (10), Chrysocyon brachyurus (4), and Arctocephalus philippii (2).
Tambien, gracias a la presencia de ciertos restos mandibulares diagnosticos (Legoupil 1989-1990) fue posible identificar el genero Arctocephalus (lobo de dos pelos), tipico de latitudes mas australes, aunque con una distribucion discontinua, que migra por las diversas costas del norte y sur de Chile segun las condiciones ambientales y oceanograficas (Guerra y Torres 1987; Sielfeld et al.
KR269744), from Kangaroo Island and an Australian fur seal, Arctocephalus pusillus (GenBank accession no.
Morphology of the lingual surface of South American fur seal (Arctocephalus australis) and sea lion (Otaria flavescens).