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California Sealion Zalophus californianus
recorded by Richard Ranft, November 1984, London Zoo, England.
Haddock Melanogrammus aeglefinus
knocking sounds recorded in captivity, recorded by A. D. Hawkins, 1968, Aberdeen, Scotland.
Harp Seal Pagophilus groenlandicus
recorded by Arturo Serrano, 7 March 2000, Magdalen Islands, Quebec, Canada.
Harp Seal Pagophilus groenlandicus
recorded by Jonathan Gordon, March 1988, Gulf of St Lawrence, Canada.
John Dory Zeus faber
recorded with a hydrophone, recorded by A. D. Hawkins, Aberdeen, Scotland.
Sea Otter Enhydra lutris
recorded by A. Zimenko, 14 July 1983, Medny Island, Komandor Islands, Russian Federation.
Striped Dolphin Stenella coeruleoalba
echolocation clicks, recorded by International Fund for Animal Welfare, 22 June 1994, Longitude 7 53' 57" E, Latitude 43 20' 28" N, Mediterranean Sea.
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