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date: 20 May 2024

marine mammals 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea
Author(s):
M. V. AngelM. V. Angel

comprise four groups: the Mustelidae (sea otter), the Phocidae (seals and sea lions), walruses, the cetaceans (whales and porpoises), and the sirenians (dugongs and sea cows). All have been over-exploited in the past through ... ...

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