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Australian Fur Seals (Arctocephalus pusillus doriferus) Use Raptorial Biting and Suction Feeding When Targeting Prey in Different Foraging Scenarios

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Australian fur seal skull and dentition (Arctocephalus pusillus doriferus; NMV C5717).

a) jaws in occlusion showing simple interlocking postcanines, b) jaws opened to approximate gape used during raptorial biting, c) circular opening at front of the mouth formed by the canines and incisors when gape is small.

Figure 2