Species Detail - Common Seal (Phoca vitulina) - Species information displayed is based on all datasets.

Terrestrial Map - 10km

Distribution of the number of records recorded within each 10km grid square (ITM).
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Marine Map - 50km

Distribution of the number of records recorded within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
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Phoca vitulina
Common Seal
Eastern Atlantic Harbour Seal
Protected Species: EU Habitats Directive || Protected Species: EU Habitats Directive >> Annex II || Protected Species: EU Habitats Directive >> Annex V || Protected Species: Wildlife Acts
phvit
Linnaeus, 1758
marine mammal
Species
6856
217
88
01/01/1960
11/01/2018
1 January (recorded in 1969)
31 December (recorded in 1988)
National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, Common Seal (Phoca vitulina), accessed 25 May 2018, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Species/134647>

Records per month (across all datasets)

Records per year (across all datasets)