An adult leopard seal (Hydrurga leptonyx) hauled out and resting among the icebergs in the Ererra Channel near the west Coast of the Antarctic peninsula, southern Ocean This seal is the only pinniped known to have attacked and killed a human being in Antarctica.


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Image ID: 0101624-MNO.jpg

An adult leopard seal (Hydrurga leptonyx) hauled out and resting among the icebergs in the Ererra Channel near the west Coast of the Antarctic peninsula, southern Ocean This seal is the only pinniped known to have attacked and killed a human being in Antarctica.
Credit to: Blue Planet Archive / Michael S. Nolan

Image dimensions: 5400x3599

URL for this image: https://pictures.blueplanetarchive.com/image/I0000K8iTbMPI014