Seals at Teesmouth: a historical review

Howes, Colin A.; Woods, Robert
April 2013
Naturalist (00280771);Apr2013, Vol. 138 Issue 1082, p42
Academic Journal
The article reports on presence and status changes of Harbour Seal Phoca vitulina and Grey Seal Halichoerus grypus in the coastal and tidal waters of Watsonian Yorkshire, England. Topics discussed include pathogenicity of paramyxovirus of the genus Morbillivirus for seals which mainly affects Harbour seals, allusions to Grey Seal on the Yorkshire coast from the Teesmouth region and bottom-living animals including shrimps, crabs, clams, whelks and bottom fish such as Flounder as food of seals.


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