Otaria Byronia


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Related to Otaria Byronia: South American sea lion, Otaria flavescens
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Noun1.Otaria Byronia - of the southern coast of South AmericaOtaria Byronia - of the southern coast of South America
sea lion - any of several large eared seals of the northern Pacific related to fur seals but lacking their valuable coat
genus Otaria, Otaria - type genus of the Otariidae
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The definitive natural host of this parasite is the South American sea lion, Otaria byronia.
Ascaridoidea: Anisakidae), a parasite of the South American sea lion Otaria byronia De Blainville from Chile.
If the name Pinnipedia is defined as "the dade stemming from the most recent common ancestor of Otaria byronia de Blainville 1820, Odobenus rosmarus Linnaeus 1758, and Phoca vitulina Linnaeus 1758, provided that it possessed flippers homologous with those in the aforementioned species," then the name would not be applicable to any dade in the context of phylogenetic hypotheses in which the most recent common ancestor of these species was inferred not to have had flippers.