Classification
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All Names

  • Korean
    • 잔점박이물범
  • English
    • Harbor Seal
    • Harbour Seal
    • Common Seal
  • Scientific Names
    • Phoca vitulina
  • French
    • phoque commun
    • PHOQUE VEAU-MARIN
  • German
    • Seehund
  • Italian
    • Foca comune
  • Spanish
    • Foca moteada
    • Foca común
  • Portuguese
    • Foca-comum

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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kathawk

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September 23, 2016 03:15 PM PDT

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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September 14, 2016

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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dreierj

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September 22, 2016 03:38 PM MST

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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kathawk

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September 21, 2016 08:17 AM PDT

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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sidesplotch

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September 15, 2016 08:55 AM PDT

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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sidesplotch

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September 12, 2016 08:57 AM PDT

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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animalshooter

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July 17, 2016 12:40 PM HST

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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mrfish33

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August 13, 2016 04:03 PM PDT

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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mrfish33

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August 13, 2016 03:38 PM PDT

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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mrfish33

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August 12, 2016 01:39 PM PDT

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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jmaughn

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September 20, 2016 12:40 PM PDT

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

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tiyumq

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September 18, 2016 04:29 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The harbor (or harbour) seal (Phoca vitulina), also known as the common seal, is a true seal found along temperate and Arctic marine coastlines of the Northern Hemisphere. The most widely distributed of pinniped (walruses, eared seals, and true seals), they are found in coastal waters of the northern Atlantic and Pacific oceans, the Baltic and North Seas.

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