Although most bearded seals do not live over 25 years in the wild, some have been recorded to live as long as 31 years.
Range lifespanStatus: wild: 31 (high) years.
Typical lifespanStatus: wild: 25 (high) years.
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Life Expectancy"
©1995-2012, The Regents of the University of Michigan and its licensors
© The Regents of the University of Michigan and its licensors
Animal Diversity Web
Paul Detwiler, Mesa College of San Diego
Tanya Dewey, University of Michigan
Gail McCormick, University of Michigan
Anthony Neuberger, Mesa College
Laurel Popplewell, Mesa College
Hillary Richardson, Mesa College
Neuberger, A.; L. Popplewell and H. Richardson 2011. "Erignathus barbatus" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Erignathus_barbatus.html
Become part of the EOL community—sign up for the EOL Newsletter today
Become part of the EOL community!
Join EOL now
Already a member?
Visit the Biodiversity Heritage Library