Australian sea lion (Neophoca cinerea)

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Australian sea lion fact file

Australian sea lion description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderCarnivora
FamilyOtariidae
GenusNeophoca (1)

Information on the Australian sea lion is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Australian sealion.
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Australian sea lion status

Classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Australian sea lion swimmming underwater  
Australian sea lion swimmming underwater

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Ardea wildlife pets environment
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London
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United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 208 318 1401
ardea@ardea.co.uk
http://www.ardea.com

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