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Zalophus wollebaeki   Sivertsen, 1953

Galapagos sea lion

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Zalophus wollebaeki   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Mammalia | Carnivora | Otariidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

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)

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 Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Eastern Pacific: Galapagos Islands and Ecuador.

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. 114614)

  Endangered (EN) (A2ab)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses

Fisheries: commercial
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References
Mass conversion

Internet sources

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown