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California sea lion
endangered

Pōhaku

Hawaiian Monk Seal
Monachus schauinslandi

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This patient is a Hawaiian monk seal, the most endangered marine mammal species in the United States. As a species endemic to Hawai´i, they can only be found in the Main Hawaiian Islands and the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. 

We often see stranded monk seals suffering from malnutrition or maternal separation. Other common threats this species faces are disease, predation, entanglement and negative human interactions.



photo © The Marine Mammal Center / NOAA permit #18786

Age at Admit
Adult
Sex
Female
Location
Oahu
Cause of Death
Toxoplasmosis
Admitted
01/22/2020
Status
Deceased
Deceased Date
04/01/2020

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