Factors affecting the growth rate and mass at weaning of Antarctic fur seals at Bird Island

Lunn, N.J.; Boyd, I.L.
November 1993
Journal of Mammalogy;Nov93, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p908
Academic Journal
Studies the influence of sex of pup, maternal age, birth date of pup, number of foraging trips and the mean duration of foraging trips at sea and nursing visits ashore on the growth and mass at weaning of pups of Antarctic fur seals, artocephalus gazella, during the summers of 1988-1990. Sex differences; Foraging efficiency.


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