monachus monachus (mediteranian seal)

monachus monachus (mediteranian seal)

Sredozemna medvjedica (lat. Monachus monachus) je vjerojatno najrjeđi perajar, ali i jedan od najugroženijih sisavaca na svijetu. Dio je porodice pravih tuljana (Phocidae). Rasprostranjena je ograničeno na Antlantiku, oko Madeire i Kanarskih otoka, a najviše uz obale i otoke Sredozemnog mora. U Jadranskom moru je poznata od najstarijih vremena, pa su joj različiti narodi i autori nadjenuli i različita imena kao dalmatinska medvjedica, jadranska medvjedica, morski fratar i morski čovjek.[1]

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3 years 34 weeks ago, 8:36 AM

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I guess I can't read, or for that matter speak mediteranian, lol.

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3 years 34 weeks ago, 6:31 AM

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The Croatian monk seal (Monachus monachus lat) is probably the rarest (seal?), but also one of the most endangered mammals in the world. Part of a family of true seals (Phocidae). Widespread is restricted to the Atlantic Ocean, around Madeira and the Canary Islands, and the most along the coast and islands of the Mediterranean Sea. The Adriatic Sea is known since ancient times, and her various peoples and authors entered can and different names like Dalmatian monk, Adriatic monk seal, sea monk and marine man.

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3 years 34 weeks ago, 2:28 PM

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Not mediteranian, Croatian :)

Very rear animal, but two of them now live at Pula, Croatia. Pics from one of city beach, saturday, march 22.

Thank"s for translation :)

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3 years 34 weeks ago, 6:45 AM

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Edited. Although the English name for them is Mediterranean monk seal.

Here is a Croat stamp commemorating this animal:

Mediterranean Monk Seal

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