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Stellar Sea Lions

Stellar Sea Lion
Stellar sealion (Eumetopias Jubatus). Stellar sea lions are sometimes confused with

California sea lions, but are alot larger and lighter in color. Males may grow to eleven feet

in length and weigh almost 2,500 pounds. Females are much smaller, and may grow to

nine feet in length and 770 pounds. Stellar sea lions are light tan to reddish brown in color.

They have a flat face and a boxy, bare-like head. "Adult males lack the saggital crest that

adult male California sea lions display." Stellars have a bulky build and a very thick neck.

Stellar sea lions are found throughout the north pacific rim from Japan to central

California. Stellars tend to stay offshore or move out to unpopulated areas.

Breeding occurs along the north pacific rim from ano nuero island in central

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