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Pagophilus groenlandicus
(Harp seal)

pagophilus groenlandicus

Scientific name: Pagophilus groenlandicus (Erxleben, 1777)
Popular names: Harp seal
Danish name: Grønlandssæl

Family: Phocidae (True seals or earless seals)

Distribution: Arctic region
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Adult size: ~ 2 metres / ~ 190 kg
Calve size: ~ 80 metres / ~ 11 kg

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