Neophoca cinerea

Australian sea lion
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Classification
Mammalia | Carnivora | Otariidae
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Main reference
. . (Ref. 1394)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 250 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1394); 180 cm TL (female); max. published weight: 300.0 kg (Ref. 1394); max. published weight: 300.0 kg

Environment
Bathydemersal; depth range 0 - 500 m, usually 10 - 100 m

Climate / Range
Subtropical; 0°N - 90°S, 0°E - 150°E

Distribution
Eastern Indian Ocean: Australia. IUCN Status: Rare.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Inhabit islands and the mainland coast, ranging over waters of the adjacent continental shelf. Feeds on a wide variety of fishes (including rays and small sharks), squid, cuttlefish, and penguins; shallow-water benthic prey (Ref. 1394). Inhabit islands and the mainland coast, ranging over waters of the adjacent continental shelf. Feeds on a wide variety of fishes (including rays and small sharks), squid, cuttlefish, and penguins; shallow-water benthic prey (Ref. 1394).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 96402)

  Endangered (EN) (A2bd+3d)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




Human uses
Fisheries: commercial
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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Very high vulnerability (90 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown