Common seal

(redirected from Phoca vitulina)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to Phoca vitulina: Mirounga angustirostris

COMMON SEAL, A seal used by a corporation. See Corporation.

References in periodicals archive ?
Summaries of literature (1960-present): Determinations of prey species (as well as some population and fisheries interaction data) for three pinnnipeds (Pacific Harbor Seal, Phoca vitulina, Steiler (or Northern) Sea Lion, Eumetopias jubatus, and California Sea Lion, Zalophus californianus) on the west coast of North America.
Persistent decline in abundance of harbor seals Phoca vitulina richardsi over three decades in Aialik Bay, an Alaskan tidewater glacial fjord.
Genetic variation in Phoca vitulina (the harbour seal) revealed by DNA fingerprinting and RAPDs.
Harbor seals, Phoca vitulina richardsi, were observed on 91 of the 93 days of monitoring.
In Bristol Bay, the most abundant seals are spotted and harbor, Phoca vitulina, seals and in Cook Inlet, only harbor seals are present.
Evaluating quantitative fatty acid signature analysis (QFASA) using harbour seals Phoca vitulina richardsi in captive feeding studies.
Interaction between harbour seals, Phoca vitulina, and fisheries in complex coastal waters explored by combined geographic information system (GIS) and energetics modelling.
Interactions between harbour seals, Phoca vitulina, and fisheries in complex coastal waters explored by combined geographic information system (GIS) and energetics modelling.
Diet of white sharks from the study area includes salmonids, such as the sockeye salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka; Pacific halibut, Hippoglossus stenolepis; and at least two species of pinniped, the Steller sea lion, Eumetopias jubatus, and the harbor seal, Phoca vitulina richardii.
Key words: contaminants, Harbor Seals, Phoca vitulina, Puget Sound, Strait of Juan de Fuca, trace elements, Washington State
Eight pinniped species are known to be susceptible to infection with sealpox viruses: Halichoerus grypus (gray seals), Phoca vitulina (harbor seals), P.