The California Sea Lion

Zalophus californianus


  • Max Weight: Female 240 lbs (109 kg)
    Male 510 lbs (230 kg)
  • Length: Female: 6.6 ft (2 m) / Male: 7.8 ft (2.4 m)
  • Diet: Small dish, mackerel, rockfish, squid
    and many other marine animals
  • Status: Lower risk


range California Sea Lion Range

Species Fact:

California sea lions are very social and can form groups of several hundred when they are onshore.

California Sea Lion