guadalupe fur seal

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Noun1.guadalupe fur seal - a fur seal of the Pacific coast of California and southwardguadalupe fur seal - a fur seal of the Pacific coast of California and southward
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.
Although it is comparable to that observed in one of its closest and more similar relatives, the Guadalupe fur seal (Arctocephalus townsendi), found in the Northern Hemisphere.
Estado actual del lobo fino de Guadalupe (Arctocephalus townsendi Merriam, 1897) en el Archipielago de San Benito, Baja California: tamano de la poblacion, biologia reproductiva y alimentacion.
Early lactation and attendance behavior of the Guadalupe fur seal females (Arctocephalus townsendi).
Common Name Scientific Name California sea lion Zalophus californianus californianus Gray seal Halichoerus grypus Guadalupe fur seal Arctocephalus townsendi Harbor seal (North Atlantic) Phoca vitulina concolor Harbor seal (Pacific) Phoca vitulina richardii Harp seal Pagophilus groenlandicus Hooded seal Cystophora cristata Northern elephant seal Mirounga angustirostris Northern fur seal Callorhinus ursinus Steller sea lion Eumetopias jubatus Table 2.--Common and scientific names of fish and invertebrates mentioned in the text.