Odobenus


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Noun1.Odobenus - type genus of the Odobenidae: walrusesOdobenus - type genus of the Odobenidae: walruses
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Odobenidae, Odobenidae - walruses and extinct forms
sea horse, seahorse, walrus - either of two large northern marine mammals having ivory tusks and tough hide over thick blubber
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The walrus (Odobenus rosmarus) grows to 3 meters in length and live up to 40 years.
Taxidermy mount of a 19th-century walrus (Odobenus rosmarus), from Hudson Bay, Canada, in the natural history gallery of the Horniman Museum and Gardens, London
Fifty of 58 walruses (Odobenus rosmarus rosmarus) instrumented with satellite-linked transmitters in four areas in eastern Smith Sound, Northwest Greenland, during May and June of 2010-13 and 2015 provided data for this study.
Oral stereotypies occur across many mammal species including giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis tippelskirchi, Fernandez et al., 2008), cows (Bos taiirus, Redbo, 1998), bears (Helarctos malayanus, Tan et al., 2013), walruses (Odobenus rosmarus, Bergeron et al., 2006), primates (e.g., Macacasilenus, Mallapur et al., 2005), and horses (Fureix et al., 2011), and can result in serious oral injuries (Mason et al., 2007; Mason, 2010).
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).
In this regard, walruses (Odobenus rosmarus) make an interesting case study.
californianus), morsa (Odobenus rosmarus Linnaeus, 1758), leon marino de las islas Galapagos (Z.
There are many other examples of mammals which have long canines, such as many species of primates, the water deer (Hydropotes inermis), and the walrus (Odobenus rosmarus); all of them might be sharing some similarities with SP of the past.
El oso polar (Ursus maritimus; Laidre et al., 2008) y la morsa (Odobenus rosmarus) tambien son especies seriamente amenazadas por el cambio climatico, ya que dependen del hielo como plataforma para cazar, descansar y dar a luz.
The Center for Biological Diversity and Pacific Environment (CBD) challenged Kenneth Salazar, Secretary of Interior, and United States Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) (194) regulations that allow incidental taking of polar bears (Ursus maritimus) and Pacific walruses (Odobenus rosmarus) in the Chukchi Sea and on the adjacent coastal region of Alaska.