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harbor seal

the common seal, 5 to 6 ft long, up to 300 lb body weight, and a good performer in captive aquatic shows. Called also Phoca vitulina.
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In Wales we hardy have any common seals at all,'' he said.
Sandy the common seal pup prepares to be released from his tank
Seal Sands population increases again with 5 more Common Seal pups residing in the Greatham area.
The common seal and the grey seal have different breeding seasons.
And this shot, taken in Quendale Bay on the Shetland Islands, shows one making the most of an explosion in the Grey and Common seal populations in the area.
They will also receive a citation with the city's common seal spelling out their achievements.
The pair, a common seal and a grey, have spent months being nurtured back to life at the Irish Seal Sanctuary in Dingle, Co Kerry.
the appointer is a body corporate, either under its common seal if it has a
The other is the common seal, which, rather oddly, is actually less common than the larger grey variety.
There are around 3,000 grey seals around Ireland's coast, with a similar number of the smaller common seal.
Results of blood and tissue tests carried out on the common seal pup are still awaited.
if it has a common seal, or under the hand of an officer or duly authorised