Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, North American Mammals

  Cystophora cristata (Hooded Seal)


Image of Cystophora cristata
Cystophora cristata - female and pup on ice floe; males in water, from left to right: normal, extruded nasal septum, and inflated hood
Credit: painting by Sandra Doyle/Wildlife Art Ltd. from Kays and Wilson's Mammals of North America, © Princeton University Press (2002)

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