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Creature Features: Patagonian Sea Lions

In honor of Pico's birth at Vienna's Schoenbrunn zoo, let's test your knowledge on sea lions. I'm familiar with the noisy California sea lions near San Francisco, but I've never seen a Patagonian sea lion in its natural habitat. While I phone my travel agent, go ahead and take this quiz!

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This male Patagonian sea lion will have a lion-like mane when he gets older.
2 of 5
Patagonian sea lions are found in all of the following areas EXCEPT:
Argentine coast
Chilean coast
Peruvian coast
Uruguayan coast
Venezuelan coast
3 of 5
About how many pounds of fish do Patagonian sea lions eat every day (in the wild)?
10 to 20 pounds
15 to 35 pounds
30 to 55 pounds
50 to 75 pounds
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True or false: Patagonian sea lions are one of the only sea lion species to NOT be able to walk on land.
5 of 5
When pups like Pico and Ernesto are fully grown, they will be about:
Three feet long
Five feet long
Seven feet long
Nine feet long
Pop Quiz, Hot Shot: Week of August 9, 2009
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Pop Quiz, Hot Shot: Week of August 9, 2009

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