Health Status of Galápagos Sea Lions (Zalophus wollebaeki) on San Cristóbal Island Rookeries Determined by Hematology, Biochemistry, Blood Gases, and Physical Examination.

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The Galápagos sea lion, Zalophus wollebaeki, is an endemic and endangered species subject to population decline associated with environmental variability, such as El Niño events, constant feeding stress, and exposure to diseases through contact with introduced species. Reference blood parameter intervals have been published for some pinniped species, but… (More)
DOI: 10.7589/2015-04-084

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@article{PezRosas2016HealthSO, title={Health Status of Gal{\'a}pagos Sea Lions (Zalophus wollebaeki) on San Crist{\'o}bal Island Rookeries Determined by Hematology, Biochemistry, Blood Gases, and Physical Examination.}, author={Diego P{\'a}ez-Rosas and Maximilian Hirschfeld and Diane Deresienski and Gregory A. Lewbart}, journal={Journal of wildlife diseases}, year={2016}, volume={52 1}, pages={100-5} }