Mammalia | Carnivora | Otariidae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS
. 0. (Ref. 1394)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 210 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1394); 150 cm TL (female); max. published weight: 270.0 kg (Ref. 1394); max. published weight: 270.0 kg
Climate / Range
Subtropical; 90°N - 0°S, 180°W - 180°E
Pacific Ocean and the Arctic.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
Feeds on many varieties of epipelagic and vertically migrating schooling and non-schooling fish and squid; feeding is at night (Ref. 1394). Feeds on many varieties of epipelagic and vertically migrating schooling and non-schooling fish and squid; feeding is at night (Ref. 1394). Estrus and copulation occur about a week after parturition. Implantation is expected 120 days after copulation (Ref. 81300).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 96402)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
FAO(fisheries: production) | FisheriesWiki | Sea Around Us |
Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Moderate to high vulnerability (51 of 100)