Zalophus wollebaeki   Sivertsen, 1953

Galapagos sea lion
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Classification
Mammalia | Carnivora | Otariidae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Main reference
Bisby, F.A., M.A. Ruggiero, K.L. Wilson, M. Cachuela-Palacio, S.W. Kimani, Y.R. Roskov, A. Soulier-Perkins and J. van Hertum. 2005. (Ref. 19)
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Size / Weight / Age
max. published weight: 200.0 kg (Ref. 1394); max. published weight: 200.0 kg

Environment
Bathydemersal

Climate / Range
Tropical; 90°N - 90°S, 100°W - 180°E

Distribution
Eastern Pacific: Galapagos Islands and Ecuador.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Feeds on fish (Ref. 32120). Preyed upon by the great white shark (Ref. 32140) and broadnose sevengill shark (Ref. 8910). Diurnal feeding habits (Ref. 80424).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 96402)

  Endangered (EN) (A2a)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




Human uses
Fisheries: commercial
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References
Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown