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Is a seal carnivorous?
Do seals eat meat?
Are seals top carnivores?
|Leopard seal Temporal range: Early Pliocene – Recent|
Would a seal eat a human?
They are the only seals known to regularly hunt and eliminate warm-blooded prey, including other seals. Although rare, there are a few records of adult leopard seals attacking humans. There has also been one fatality, when a researcher was snorkelling in Antarctic waters and was killed by a leopard seal.
What is the main food of a seal?
What animals do seals eat?
- Adult harbor seals eat squid, crustaceans, molluscs, and a variety of fish; including, rockfish, herring, flounder, salmon, hake, and sand lance.
- A harbor seal’s diet varies seasonally and regionally and often is subject to local prey availability.