Recording Marine Life

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Records of Phoca vitulina

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Recorded by
1 2005-08-30 Flat Holm
Flat Holm Island - West beach.
Julie Furber
Dead, head destroyed. About 70cm long with fur 3-4 cm long id uncertain
Adult, Hauled out on rock, low water
1 2007-09-01
Wembury Point
Large (male?) Guy Baker
1 2007-10-26 Oxwich Point
Oxwich Point, Swansea, Wales
Just off shore Shore Thing
1 2008-09-20
Wave cut platform, Mullaghmore, Sligo, Ireland
Found dead at the base of a cliff Andrew Byrne
1 2009-05-12 Plymouth Sound
The east side of the lido by The Terrace Café
Was traveling towards Queen Anne's Battery Harbour Gina West
20 2009-12-12 Farne Islands
Rocky islands 20 minutes by boat from Seahouses, Northumberland. Small islands 5 minutes north west of the largest Island
Seen on rocks at the surface from the boat. Mixed in with H. grypus. Approx 0.8-1.5m Lauren Burghes
1 04/01/2012 New Quay, Ceredigion
west Wales
On slipway Sarah Perry