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Steller Sea Lion of Alaska

C: Mammals } O: Carnivors } F: Eared Seals } G: Eumetopias } S: Steller Sea Lion

Common Name: Steller Sea Lion
Latin: Eumetopias jubatus
Yup'ik: apakcuk
Tlingit: taan

Alaska Range Map

Habitat of Steller Sea Lion in Alaska

Viewing Scale

Chances of seeing Steller Sea Lion in Alaska

Stellar Sea Lions are the largest of the eared seal family.

Sometime within the first few weeks of May groups of up to a few hundred Stellar Sea Lions gather near Haines to chase eulachon up the Chilkat or Chilkoot inlet.