Grey seal pup

Grey seal pup

C010/9124 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 2.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Grey seal (Halichoerus grypus) pup lying beside driftwood on a rocky beach. The grey seal gives birth to a single pup after a gestation of just under a year. When very young, they have the white fur seen here. A pup nurses for up to two months before becoming independent. The grey seal lives in large groups in coastal waters in the North Atlantic Ocean. It feeds almost exclusively on fish. This beach is located on the north coast of Scotland, near Cape Wrath, in the Highland region. Photographed in November.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1, animal, autumn, beach, biological, biology, breeding season, britain, british, cape wrath, coast, coastal, driftwood, europe, european, fauna, grey seal, halichoerus grypus, highland region, mammal, marine, marine biology, nature, november, one, outdoors, outside, pinniped, pup, scotland, scottish, seashore, seasonal, shore, single, uk, united kingdom, white fur, wildlife, winter, young, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.