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Noun1.Erignathus - bearded sealsErignathus - bearded seals        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Phocidae, Phocidae - earless seals
bearded seal, Erignathus barbatus, squareflipper square flipper - medium-sized greyish to yellow seal with bristles each side of muzzle; of the Arctic Ocean
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Histomorphologic and immunohistochemical characterization of a Cardiac Purkinjeoma in a Bearded Seal (Erignathus barbatus).
During 239.4 hours of dedicated observation effort, a total of 312 individuals were recorded, representing four species: bearded seal (Erignathus barbatus), hooded seal (Crystophora cristata), harp seal (Pagophilus groenlandicus), and ringed seal (Pusa hispida).
In addition to the focal species (bowhead whales) observed species included gray whales, one humpback whale, beluga whales, ringed seals, Phoca hispida; bearded seals, Erignathus barbatus; walrus, Odobenus rosmarus; and polar bears, Ursus maritimus.
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).
(70.) See Threatened Status for the Beringia and Okhotsk Distinct Population Segments of the Erignathus barbatus nauticus Subspecies of the Bearded Seal, 77 Fed.
(25) In contrast, Calle et al did not find antibodies to influenza A in sera from the 6 bearded seals (Erignathus barbatus) sampled near St.
largha) Guadalupe fur seal 2 2 4 (Arctocephalus gazella) Bearded seal 4 4 0 (Erignathus barbatus) South American sea 0 1 1 lion (Otaria flavescens) Age group Pup, [less than 725 455 969 or equal to] 1 y of age Adult 55 189 229 Residential status ** Rescue/rehabilitation 661 626 1,071 Resident/other 119 17 127 No.
Polar bears are the most OHC-contaminated species in the Arctic, and those from East Greenland and Svalbard (Norway) carry the most contaminants because of their reliance on OHC-polluted blubber, mainly from ringed seal (Phoca hispida) and bearded seal (Erignathus barbatus), contaminated by OHCs originating from lower-latitude airborne pollution [Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) 2004; de March et al.
pistilliger.(1) Bearded seals, Erignathus barbatus, whose distribution overlaps with G.
This is the case in some seals (for example Erignathus), walruses (Odobenus), some dolphins, the narwhal (Monodon), and even a whale, the grey whale (Eschrichtius).
Polar bears use this terrestrial-like platform to kill ringed (Phoca hispida) and bearded seals (Erignathus barbatus) (see Plate 1).