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An online interactive knowledge test about the fur seal. Scores answers with the option of correcting if a mistake was made. Simple true - false quiz which can be played alone or with a friend. Ideal for comprehension testing and reinforcing what was learned.... back to aussie animals main page

fur seal


australian fur seal

Fur seals are found in Australia's ......... waters, they can move ....... and are able to ........ They must come up out of the water for air although they can stay submerged for up to 20 minutes. When diving their ears and nostrils ......... They are warm-blooded and suckle their young.

The Australian fur seals belong to the family known as .......... A bull seal guards his females and he can have up to 50 in his group. Australian fur seals breed over a period of ......... in November and December. The females care for the pups. Fur seals are mainly warm brown in colour and around 300 kg in weight, males are ......... females and have a mane of long fur around their massive shoulders.

Test your knowledge! Write true or false

Fur seals are found in Australia's northern waters.
They can move on land and are able to walk and climb on rocks.
When they dive, their ears and nostrils remain open.
The Australian fur seals belong to the eared seals family.



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