Hawaiian Monk SealMonachus schauinslandi / ʻIlio-holo-i-ka-uaua
Facts About Hawaiian Monk Seal
- Reef fish, squid, octopus, and crustaceans
- Life Span
- 25-30 years
- Adult body length: 2.1-2.3 m (7-7.5 ft); weight: 170-205 kg (375-450 lbs). Pups are jet black, weigh 16 kg (35 lbs), and are 1 m (3 ft) at birth.
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Last Updated: Aug 23, 2013