Observations in the Species: Arctocephalus pusillus subsp. pusillus

English Name: South African Fur Seal

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South African Fur Seal

South African Fur Seal
By: Georg FritzGeorg Fritz's reputation in MammalsGeorg Fritz's reputation in Mammals
Location: D2301, National West Coast Tourist Recreational Area
Observed on: 27th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 2
Description: Largest seal colony in Africa at Cape Cross Namibia

Kalk Bay seal

Kalk Bay seal
By: Evanne Rothwell
Friends of Silvermine Nature Area
Location: 157, Main Rd
Observed on: 14th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th March 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1
Description: A large Cape Seal at Kalk Bay Harbour

Lord of the roost

Arctocephalus pusillus subsp. pusillus
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Cape Point NR, rock pools near Cape of Good Hope view point
Observed on: 1st March 2014
Added to iSpot: 2nd March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Lonely seal resting

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Noup
Observed on: 14th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 21st December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Injured bull seal

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By: Ryan Daniels
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Kalk Bay
Observed on: 15th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 20th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 4
Description: Adult Bull injured.

South African Fur seals

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By: Ryan Daniels
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Kalk Bay
Observed on: 15th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 20th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

When last did you see a baby seal?

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By: magrietb
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersLepidopterists' Society of AfricaSpider Club of South Africa
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Location: Namakwa National Park, West Coast side
Observed on: 5th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 13th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 15

Cape Furseal

Cape Furseal
By: tony rebelo
iSpot TeamBotanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Namaqua Fur Seal Colony Trail
Observed on: 5th September 2013
Added to iSpot: 9th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0
Description: A reasonably large colony, well worth the visit. Just don’t wear fishing-style raincoats: it causes a mad stampede. But great for watching all sorts of interactions and goings on.

seal

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By: Wendy
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)Protea Atlas Project
Location: 397, Sea Point Promenade
Observed on: 22nd September 2013
Added to iSpot: 5th December 2013
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Furry seal.Flippers on side, and rare end. Has whiskers. Poor thing is dead. Not sure cause of death.

Fur seals

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By: Stuart ShearerStuart Shearer's reputation in MammalsStuart Shearer's reputation in MammalsStuart Shearer's reputation in Mammals
Location: Snoek St, Elands Bay
Observed on: 23rd October 2013
Added to iSpot: 6th November 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Seal? Skull

Seal? Skull
By: tony rebelo
iSpot TeamBotanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Noep
Observed on: 4th September 2013
Added to iSpot: 27th October 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Seals

Seals
By: tony rebelo
iSpot TeamBotanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Noep
Observed on: 4th September 2013
Added to iSpot: 27th October 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

SAMMY

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By: kenmkenm is knowledgeable about Mammalskenm's earned reputation in Mammalskenm's earned reputation in Mammalskenm's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Walker Bay, Hermanus
Observed on: 11th June 2013
Added to iSpot: 12th August 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

tyred seal

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By: Lee JonesLee Jones's reputation in MammalsLee Jones's reputation in MammalsLee Jones's reputation in Mammals
Location: V&A Waterfront - docks
Observed on: 29th April 2011
Added to iSpot: 5th August 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 4
Description: These seals at the V&A Waterfront regularly do this - using the huge truck tyres placed along the docks as resting places. They climb in here at high tide and just park off.

Cape Fur Seal

Cape Fur Seal
By: tony rebelo
iSpot TeamBotanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Cape Point
Observed on: 20th July 2013
Added to iSpot: 31st July 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Arctocephalus

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By: BhekisisaBhekisisa's reputation in MammalsBhekisisa's reputation in Mammals
Location: Namakwa National Park, Coast
Observed on: 18th March 2013
Added to iSpot: 21st June 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Skull

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By: John Elford
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
Location: Kershout Pl, Witsand
Observed on: 15th June 2013
Added to iSpot: 17th June 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 6
Description: This skull was found on the beach near Cape enFanta. Does anyone know what it is?

Cape Fur Seal, Kalk Bay

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By: Gabi MiebachGabi Miebach's reputation in MammalsGabi Miebach's reputation in MammalsGabi Miebach's reputation in Mammals
Location: Kalk Bay, Cape Penninsula
Observed on: 30th October 2012
Added to iSpot: 20th March 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 1
Description: let's have a break an bask in the sun

cape fur seal colony

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By: Dagmar Gleiss
Mountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: walk along the west coast of Namaqua National Park
Observed on: 5th November 2005
Added to iSpot: 23rd January 2013
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

seal surfing

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By: Dagmar Gleiss
Mountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Off Longbeach / Kommetjie
Observed on: 29th April 2010
Added to iSpot: 23rd January 2013
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 1

seal resting (moulting?)

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By: Dagmar Gleiss
Mountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Observed on: 13th July 2006
Added to iSpot: 22nd January 2013
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 1

Cape Seal

Cape Seal
By: Georg FritzGeorg Fritz's reputation in MammalsGeorg Fritz's reputation in Mammals
Location: Seal Island, Houtbaai
Observed on: 27th February 2012
Added to iSpot: 21st January 2013
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Cape Fur Seal

Cape Fur Seal
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: Hermanus Bay
Observed on: 3rd December 2012
Added to iSpot: 30th December 2012
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Cape Fur Seal, Cape Cross

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Cape Cross, National West Coast Tourist Recreational Area
Observed on: 6th April 2010
Added to iSpot: 29th November 2012
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Fur seal

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By: LizzieLizzie's reputation in MammalsLizzie's reputation in Mammals
Location: Boggomsbaai
Observed on: 18th December 2011
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2012
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 1
Description: Smallish fur seal on beach

cape fur seal _ cormorant

cape fur seal _ cormorant
By: maasbanker
Location: 133, Main Rd
Observed on: 31st October 2012
Added to iSpot: 2nd November 2012
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Cape Fur Seal & Cormorant seek comfort from a blistering South Easter at Kalk Bay Harbour. Enjoying each others company...

Seal

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By: Wendy
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)Protea Atlas Project
Location: 13, Loxton Rd
Observed on: 28th October 2012
Added to iSpot: 29th October 2012
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 4
Comments: 1

Cape Fur Seal

Cape Fur Seal Arctocephalus pusillus Kalk Bay
By: AndrewmAndrewm's reputation in Mammals
Location: Kalk Bay Harbour
Observed on: 28th October 2012
Added to iSpot: 28th October 2012
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Another tough day in paradise...

Cape fur seal

Cape fur seal
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Hout Bay Harbour Rd, Hout Bay
Observed on: 28th May 2012
Added to iSpot: 28th May 2012
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Cape Fur Seal - Cape Cross Seal Colony

Cape Fur Seal - Cape Cross Seal Colony
By: Gerhard DiedericksGerhard Diedericks's reputation in MammalsGerhard Diedericks's reputation in MammalsGerhard Diedericks's reputation in Mammals
Location: Cape Cross Seal Colony - Namibia
Observed on: 6th January 2012
Added to iSpot: 14th January 2012
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Cape Fur Seal

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By: heuvepauheuvepau's reputation in Mammals
Location: 3780, Nerine Crescent
Observed on: 18th December 2011
Added to iSpot: 20th December 2011
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 0
Description: Laying on the beach looking dead until we approached!!

Cape Fur Seal (Arctocephalus pusillus pusillus) - Walvisbay

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By: Gerhard DiedericksGerhard Diedericks's reputation in MammalsGerhard Diedericks's reputation in MammalsGerhard Diedericks's reputation in Mammals
Location: Dorob National Park, Walvisbay
Observed on: 18th November 2003
Added to iSpot: 9th December 2011
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0
Description: Walvisbay Harbour

CAPE FUR SEAL

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By: kenmkenm is knowledgeable about Mammalskenm's earned reputation in Mammalskenm's earned reputation in Mammalskenm's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Hermanus harbour
Observed on: 11th October 2011
Added to iSpot: 5th December 2011
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 2
Description: a sick old lady with one eye that spent about a month with me that recently just left ........ maybe to seal heaven??

Arctocephalus pusillus pusillus at Seal Island

Arctocephalus pusillus subsp. pusillus
By: forshawn
Botanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout Adventure
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Location: Hout Bay Seal Island
Observed on: 28th October 2011
Added to iSpot: 28th October 2011
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 4

Cape Fur Seal

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By: Janeen Nichols
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersFriends of Silvermine Nature AreaIndigenous Bulb Association of South Africa
Location: R366, Elands Bay
Observed on: 23rd October 2011
Added to iSpot: 26th October 2011
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Arctocephalus pusillus

Arctocephalus pusillus
By: Nicky
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)Succulent Society of South Africa
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Location: Robberg Nature Reserve
Observed on: 17th September 2011
Added to iSpot: 18th September 2011
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Species with which South African Fur Seal (Arctocephalus pusillus subsp. pusillus) interacts

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