Monachus monachus

Monachus monachus (Hermann, 1779)

Common Names

Mediterranean Monk Seal (English), الفقمة الناسكة (Arabic)

Languages: English

Conservation

Status in Egypt

Extinct.

Taxonomy

  • Phoca Monachus Hermann, 1779 (synonym)

References

M., Basuony., F. Gilbert., & S. Zalat. (2010).  Mammals of Egypt: Atlas, Red Data Listing & Conservation, Ministry of State for Environmental Affairs, Cairo..