Sea Otter

Sea Otter

Sea otters display sexual dimorphism as males are larger than females, measuring 1.2-1.5 m. in length and weighing up to 45 kg.

Sea otters display sexual dimorphism as males are larger than females. Males measure 1.2 to 1.5 meters in length, while females measure 1 to 1.4 meters.

Individuals can weigh as much as 45 kilograms. The tail comprises less than a third of the body length, measuring 25 to 35 centimeters, or 10-14 inches.


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Sources | (Allegra & Gunderson 2012; Estes, 1980; Nowak, 1999; Paine, 1993)

 

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