Otariidae


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Related to Otariidae: pinniped, fur seal
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Noun1.Otariidae - eared seals: sea lions and fur sealsOtariidae - eared seals: sea lions and fur seals
mammal family - a family of mammals
Pinnipedia, suborder Pinnipedia - seals; sea lions; walruses
eared seal - pinniped mammal having external ear flaps and hind limbs used for locomotion on land; valued for its soft underfur
genus Otaria, Otaria - type genus of the Otariidae
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The family Felidae, with eight species listed in CITES, had the highest number of records (815) followed by the families: Mustelidae (519), Canidae (208), Ursidae (156), Procyonidae (148), and Otariidae (93).
Together with the cetaceous remains there was a partially articulated rib cage of a large pinniped, probably an Otariidae.
Las huellas de corte se observan tanto en la porcion apendicular como axial en individuos correspondientes a las familias Delphinidae, Camelidae y Otariidae, que se asociarian a acciones de desmembramiento-trozamiento y/o extraccion de carne.
2001), la nutria de rio (Lontra longicaudis) de la familia Mustelidae (Lucena et al, 2001) y el lobo chusco (Otaria flavescens) de la familia Otariidae (Pacheco et al, 2009).
Fur seals are any of nine species of pinnipeds in the Otariidae family.
The term fur seals and sea lions are traditionally used for 15 different species, including the South African Fur Seal from the family Otariidae.