ANTARCTIC and SUBANTARCTIC Ocean
mammals

The mammals of the oceans around the Southern Ocean, Antarctica and the Subantarctic...

Pinnipeds: Seals

Fur-Seals

True Seals

Leopard Seal eating penguin. After Orca, this is the main predator in Antarctic waters. 

Cetaceans, Whales & Dolphins

whale blow

Toothed whales

Cephalorhynchus commersonii, 'Commerson's Dolphin' (Saunders Island, Falklands).

Balleen Whales

Humpback Whale 'hump back' and fin.

Humpback Whale feeding.


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