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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Cystophora cristata (Erxleben, 1777)

Scientific synonyms and common names

Cystophora cristata (Erxleben, 1777)

Common names

Foca capuchina [Spanish]
Hooded seal [English]
Klapmuts [Dutch]
Phoque à crête [French]

FAO Species Code

PHOC Cysto 1 [FAO Species code]
SEZ [FAO Species code]

Hooded seal (Cystophora cristata)