Dental pathology of the California sea lion (Zalophus californianus).

@article{Sinai2014DentalPO,
  title={Dental pathology of the California sea lion (Zalophus californianus).},
  author={Nancy L Sinai and R H Dadaian and Philip H Kass and Frank Verstraete},
  journal={Journal of comparative pathology},
  year={2014},
  volume={151 1},
  pages={113-21}
}
Skulls from 1,085 California sea lions (Zalophus californianus) were examined macroscopically according to defined criteria. The museum specimens, 61.8% male and 37.3% female, were acquired from strandings and varied in age from juvenile to adult. The majority of teeth were available for examination (95.7%); 3.8% of teeth were artefactually absent, 0.4… CONTINUE READING