Ross seals are very rarely seen because they live deep within the consolidated pack ice. it is believed that the Ross seals feed mainly on squid and to a lesser extent, fish and krill. they were named after the british polar explorer sir James Ross, who frst discovered them in 1840.
Ross seals are very cute creatures and are always ready for a play
Ross seals are very good at swimming and love to have little fun in the water!!!
while Ross seals are aggressive eaters they can be very good posers
Ross seal, Lallemand Fjord covered by sea ice, Antarctic peninsula. www.jonathan-zaccaria.com