Eumetopias jubata Schreber 1776 (Steller sea lion)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Otariidae

Alternative combinations: Eumetopias (Eumetopias) jubata, Eumetopias jubatus, Otaria jubata, Phoca jubata

Belongs to Eumetopias according to T. A. Deméré et al. 2003

See also Allen 1902, Ameghino 1889, Berta et al. 2018, Cullen et al. 2014, Gill 1866, Gray 1844, Gray 1871, Hay 1930, Kellogg 1922, Kurten and Anderson 1980, Repenning and Tedford 1977, Rice 1998, Riedman 1990, Scheffer and Rice 1963, Schneider 1926, Trouessart 1898, Trouessart 1904, True 1909, Turner 1912 and Wilson and Reeder 2005

Sister taxa: Eumetopias (Eumetopias), Eumetopias kishidai, Eumetopias oijyaensis, Eumetopias stelleri

Ecology: amphibious piscivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (2: British Columbia collections), Japan (3), United States (15: Alaska, California, Oregon)

• Pliocene of Japan (1)

Total: 21 collections each including a single occurrence

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