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Grey seal

Observed: 1st August 2011 By: figgins39figgins39’s reputation in Mammals
Grey seal
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Grey seal

This is a young, female grey seal hence the confusion, females do have a slight concave forehead and young ones slightly more concave - but never as concave as in a common seal. Also common seals are rare around the cornish peninsular.

Graham Banwell

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