Pagophilus groenlandicus

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Related to Pagophilus groenlandicus: harp seal
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Noun1.Pagophilus groenlandicus - common Arctic sealPagophilus groenlandicus - common Arctic seal; the young are all white
earless seal, hair seal, true seal - any of several seals lacking external ear flaps and having a stiff hairlike coat with hind limbs reduced to swimming flippers
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Role of predation by harp seals Pagophilus groenlandicus in the collapse and non-recovery of northern Gulf of St.