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What are weddell seals?


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species of seal in Antarctica


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Weddell Seals eat just like me and you. But Weddell Seals eat under water -Ari

Yes, Weddell seals do live in the Weddell sea o[6_6]o

Weddell seals are related to walruses and sea lions

Weddell Seals live in the Southern Ocean that surrounds the Antarctic continent.Antarctica is a continent and Weddell Seals are sea mammals. Weddell Seals live in the Southern Ocean, which surrounds the continent of Antarctica.

Weddell seals eat fish squid and krill

Weddell seals live in the Southern Ocean, which surrounds the Antarctic continent. No seals live on the land.

Weddell seals live in the oceans around the Antarctic continent.

Weddell seals (Leptonychotes wedellii) swim at 7-9 nots

Female weddell seals are pregnant for 9 to 10 months. The same as a human.

The weddell seals population is around 800,000

weddell seals are carnivores of the sea and are very high on the food chain due to their size

There predators are leopard seals and orcas.

The Scientific Name of the 'Weddell Seal' is Leptonychotes weddellii and belongs to a group of seals known as Phocidae - or true seals.~ hope this helped :)

Antarctic Fur Seals, Crabbeater Seals, Leopard Seals Ross Seals And Weddell Seals.

You can see pictures of Weddell seals in a group online at places like You can also see these seals on the National Geographic website.

because it not dangeous

Harbor seals, Elephant seals, Ross seals, Weddell seals, Antarctica Fur seals, Leopard seals and Navy seals.

The Weddell seals colour is mostly black with a bit of grey here and there

Weddell seals dive up to 1,000 feet to get their food.

weddle seals sleep on land not water.

Adult Weddell seals tend to have a rust-brown colour fur but when they age they tend to get spotted/patches of darker brown and have a silvery white tummy. Baby Weddell Seals have a sort of whitish colour which will get darker when they grow older.

Weddell Seal lives for 20 years, compared to an average life expectancy of 40 years for most other seals.

You can find both Leopard Seals and Weddell Seals in Antarctic waters.

The weddell seal population is not endangered, however they are protected by the CCAS and the Antarctic treaty.

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