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Copyright: Manyee Desandies (manyee) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3089 W: 230 N: 6774] (23770)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-12-10
Categories: Mammals
Camera: Canon Powershot SX230IS
Photo Version: Original Version
Travelogue: Galapagos Islands
Date Submitted: 2014-02-28 9:20
Viewed: 1945
Points: 8
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Zalophus californianus wollebaeki

The Galapagos sea lion is essentially a coastal animal and is rarely found more than 16 kilometres out to sea. Individuals are active during the day and hunt in relatively shallow waters (up to about 200 metres deep) where they feed on fish, octopus, and crustaceans. Sea lions and seals are also capable of making extraordinarily deep dives of up to 200 metres for 20 minutes or more, then rapidly surfacing with no ill effects. When ashore, the Galapagos sea lions rest on sandy beaches and rocky areas in colonies of about 30 individuals. They are extremely gregarious and pack together on the shore even when space is available.


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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2014-02-28 9:46]

Hi Manyee,a funny title for this beautiful and peaceful pic,magnificent scene from Galapagos with a full view of the sea lions after the magnificent portrait of your last post,great shot and the usual top quality.Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

Hallo manyee
great shot with good details and beautiful colours and light
thanks greeting lou

Ciao Manyee, lovely composition with nice couple in great pose, excellent clarity, wonderful natural colors and splendid light, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio

Hello Mr.Manyee,
Beautiful picture.Nice colour and sharpness with splendid light.
Thanks for sharing,

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