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Phoca sp
Phoca sp
Photographer: Charlotte Fiorito
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1348 3162 2867 0095 (2003-07-03)

Copyright © 2003 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  1991
  • this photo depicts an animal that was captive or collected
  • photo location   San Francisco, CA
  • animal's place of origin   not provided
  • notes   California Academy of Sciences, Steinhart Aquarium
  • CalAcademy slide #   400bx2_0068
  • photo category: Animal - Mammal

  • common names   Seal
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Michael Frankis    Mar 17, 2008

    Action: changed name from "Unknown" to "Phocidae sp. "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Family name"

    2. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    Jul 10, 2015

    Action: changed name from "Phocidae sp." to "Phoca sp "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Looks like one of the harbour seal group"

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