Grizzly bears defend themselves with their impressive size, compared to other bears. Polar bears are also far larger and at least on land much faster. A southern elephant seal is even larger than a northern elephant seal and has a larger skull. Not like we don't hunt Elephants with spears [We do]. The elephant seal has so much flesh and fat the polar bear's bites would be useless against it and therefore the elephant seal could use its strong jaws to kill the polar bear. But they are cumbersome on land, nonetheless, I still give the upperhand to the male walrus and elephant seal. A polar bear wouldn’t annihilate here? Polar bears might target the female elephant seals which are five times lighter. A bull southern elephant seal is about 40% heavier than a male northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris), more than twice as heavy as a male walrus (Odobenus rosmarus), and 6–7 times heavier than the largest living terrestrial carnivorans, the polar bear (Ursus maritimus) and the Kodiak bear (Ursus arctos middendorffi). World's Weirdest: Hooded Seal. Reading through this shit is making me cringe. Only thing there that would even attempt is a bear, and imo a polar or grizzly bear would win if they really wanted to. Im not sure tbh. You get that these bois have no natural land predators for a good reason yea? The northern elephant seal shares its range with Kodiak bears but are left alone. You didn't state that extinct animals aren't allowed. A southern elephant seal is even larger than a northern elephant seal and has a larger skull. Larger and more powerful polar bears have been killed by Atlantic walruses. There is a reason they have deep scars almost completely covering their necks, its from teeth from fights for dominance. The Elephant Seal is bloodlusted, Humans are allowed but are only allowed Stone Age non projectile weapons. An adult Southern elephant seal vs a polar bear Walrus vs Grizzly bear Stellar Sea Lion vs Polar bear An adult male cow vs grizzly bear Rottweiler vs Sea lion Elk vs Elephant seal elk vs cow adult male hippo vs southern elephant seal Anyway, all of them are large,males and adults. Elephant Seals. These do not live on the west cost of NA. Male African Elephant or White Rhino could surely cause some major damage with a charge. Polar Bear Attacks Ring Seal. @decaf_wizard: and my komodo dragon scenario? NG Live! Much more agile in their ocean environment, an elephant seal moves on land with considerable effort, by using its front flippers and belly. Also the bit of a elephant seal is most likely not more dangerous than the bite of a large bear. The largest polar bear on record was over 12' and weighed 2,210 pounds. Otariids are more vocal on land, while phocids are more vocal in water. These are the stats we will be using for this battle, Win VIA successful takedown with no lethal injuries to the predator, or all members of the predator team, We are assuming the predators are bloodlusted and will not run. Walrus Mom and Baby. Males reach lengths of nearly 20 feet (6 m) and weights of more than 8000 pounds (3700 kg). An adult Southern elephant seal vs a polar bear Walrus vs Grizzly bear Stellar Sea Lion vs Polar bear An adult male cow vs grizzly bear Rottweiler vs Sea lion Elk vs Elephant seal elk vs cow adult male hippo vs southern elephant seal Anyway, all of them are large,males and adults. Elephant Seal vs. It’s both land and Water, @emanresu_20: If it can be on land, it counts, Telling you straight up, a Wolverine isn't touching this thing. Atlantic walruses are smaller than pacific walruses, and pacific walruses far smaller than southern elephant seals. Pure mass is a good defense for a polar bear. Anacondas don't live the same continent as Tigers. In terms of polar marine life, only elephant seals and walruses are larger than leopard seals. Northern elephant seals have larger skulls than huge polar and brown bears. The northern elephant seal is an average fully grown male in December weight of around 4000- 5000lbs [ elephant seals,like bears have a large variation in their weight from different seasons] Frank321. Also I am going to say that nothing that takes more than a day to work counts in this thread. The bear's fur coat, and layer of fat would protect it from any serious injuries from a bite. Generally, they hunt alone and are never seen with more than one or two other seals. Southern Elephant Seals literally have 4x their weight on average, and Polar Bears rarely risk even going after Bull Walrus, which aren't anywhere near the size of the largest Bull Elephant Seal. 2. Orca. I would think that a southern elephant seal and a pacific walrus bull would be to much for any bear. Elephant Seals. Honestly a leopard seal would be hard pressed to do any significant damage. Big ES can weight twice as much as a walrus-copypaste sh*t from wiki-WALRUS "While some outsized Pacific males can weigh as much as 2,000 kg (4,400 lb), most weigh between 800 and 1,700 kg (1,800 and 3,700 lb)." ...which is probably why nobody has mentioned these yet. A polar bear can only attack the pups (babies) as the adults have thick rear hides from the blubber seen a few natgeo videos showing desperate polar bears trying to take one down. Weasel family predators are good Dodgers and likely will not get tagged...just start carving chunks off like a orca killing a baleen whale. The two species, the northern elephant seal and the southern elephant seal, were both hunted to the brink of extinction by the end of the 19th century, but their numbers have since recovered. Antarctic seals are more vocal on land or ice than Arctic seals due to a lack of terrestrial and pagophilic predators like the polar bear. Elephant seals are large, oceangoing earless seals in the genus Mirounga.The two species, the northern elephant seal (M. angustirostris) and the southern elephant seal (M. leonina), were both hunted to the brink of extinction by the end of the 19th century, but their numbers have since recovered.. Southern Elephant Seals literally have 4x their weight on average, and Polar Bears rarely risk even going after Bull Walrus, which aren't anywhere near the size of the largest Bull Elephant Seal. I didn’t know elephant seals were so tough. Leopard Seal - Hydrurga leptonyx The leopard seal (Hydrurga leptonyx), also referred to as the sea leopard, is the second largest species of seal in the Antarctic (after the southern elephant seal). The Elephant seal is unaware that a Leopard seal is hunting. These babies kill lions and tigers, I don't think an elephant seal would be able to get away unless it jumps into water. They are pretty slow. @alextheboss: Naw dog, its unverified but they may grow 25 ft +, and you can just youtube them taking down tigers (even though theres no videos above 144p). As per usual. No it couldnt. I have no idea tbh. Leopard seals do not play well with others! An Elephant seal would absolutely outweigh and outsize them, but the hunting style of a lioness, the seal would likely have a hard time biting the Lioness because of their speed and agility. Because that would be kinda missing the point. Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+. Generally, they hunt alone and are never seen with more than one or two other seals. This website uses cookies for functionality, analytics and advertising purposes as described in our, Polar Bear defeats Northern Elephant Seal (Bull or Cow), Polar Bear defeats Northern Elephant Seal cow, Northern Elephant Seal bull defeats Polar Bear, Northern Elephant Seal (Bull or Cow) defeats Polar Bear, Northern Elephant Seal v African (Cape) Buffalo, Polar Bear v Northern Elephant Seal (on land), https://www.tapatalk.com/groups/carnivo ... t3645.html. I think it is a mismatch in favour of the bull elephant seal or steelmate. 2. The polar bear already has difficulty killing a bull walrus and the bull elephant seal is much bigger and it can also turn its head to attack. They also have multiple inch teeth and extremely powerful jaws that they use in conjunction with their massive weight to hold their own against enemies their own size. I would say a couple of Lioness could take one provided it happened on land. @decaf_wizard: IDK dude, weasels have a way of defying the odds/laws of physics. @decaf_wizard: IDK dude, weasels have a way of defying the odds/laws of physics. I can say that Komodo Dragon venom probably wouldn't be able to get into their bloodstream very well, and Elephant Seals are rather resistant to infection from bacteria. 3,380 3. VS Edit: If Elephant Seals were land animals only the Elephant would be larger. Unless the human trips and then lays still for a bit, they aren't going to lose. First off you are completely wrong. Allowed to use the largest of any species? About Elephant Seals Seals on the sand. Adult males are enormous – at least six times larger than polar bears and nearly twice the size of … But if we are talking about the water then there are water predators who can easily win. Polar Bears try to attack and kill younger Elephant Seals often, but rarely try to take on a full grown one, let alone a bull. Maybe you mean reticulated pythons? The northern elephant seal is the second largest seal in the world, after the southern elephant seal. Dead23. Elephant does best and leopard seal does worst. Can't a trained hunter alone just run circles around them and continue jabbing them with a spear? Venomous animals would be the best bet, although that may be considered "cheating". Eden at the End of the World. They live in Antartica. Elephant seals are much larger then walrus and Polar bears go after child and injured walrus. Even jaguars beat them most of the time. About Elephant Seals Seals on the sand. A southern elephant seals skull is larger than any polar or brown bear skull A rear skull bite gets the bear slammed. The Elephant seal jumps of an ice flow to another part the Antarctic to find a mate. Leopard seals do not play well with others! Im not 100% if it was elephant seals though. @iknowwhoyouare: @huthimamwa:If you wanna use humans fine but no weapons beyond stone age. Elephant seals are large, oceangoing earless seals in the genus Mirounga. But there are reported cases of their smaller cousins seriously injuring bears that try to go after them, They aren't useless you know. Human with spear... they aren't exactly fast on land. Like harbor seals, elephant seals lack ear flaps and move on land by flopping along on the belly. The southern elephant seal is a true seal and is the largest pinniped (seal or sea lion) and carnivoran (hairy carnivore) in the world. 784. A polar bear is more agile but the elephant seal does have thick skin and blubber to protect its vitals. Walrus. Polar bears feed on Walrus which are even larger than Elephant seals. But if we are talking about the water then there are water predators who can easily win. ... Steller Sea Lions. Humans have too much mobility, and self-preserving intelligence. Not to mention an adult man who knows what he is doing can also overpower adult anacondas, though humans counter them because of there opposable thumbs and knowing to take coils off. And the Lioness absolutely have large enough teeth to get through the Elephant Seals skin. Much more agile in their ocean environment, an elephant seal moves on land with considerable effort, by using its front flippers and belly. Atlantic walruses are smaller than pacific walruses, and pacific walruses far smaller than southern elephant seals. Anacondas and reticulated pythons both usually lose to big cats. -edit...I am thinking maybe 3 komodo dragons might do the same thing...if nothing else the seal would die shortly thereafter as the komodos followed it around after a bite or two. They typically bite them follow large prey from a distance until it grows weak from poison..how the elephant seal fare? Also there aren't any large predators in Antarctica just so you know. ... Hippo vs Elephant. But most predators would probably dodge that. Maybe. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Its just a theory. Adult males are enormous – at least six times larger than polar bears and nearly twice the size of the next largest seal (the northern elephant seal). Elephant seal, walrus and some sea lion bulls outweigh an average polar bear, considerably in some cases. Elephant Seal. I am thinking 3 prime Wolverines burrow their way in digdug style. A southern elephant seals skull is larger than any polar or brown bear skull A rear skull bite gets the bear slammed. Large Grizzly could take one out no problem. I never said they win in the water. An elephant seal raise themselves up facing their attacker and bash at them, making that scenario kind of unlikely. @six-deuce: A wolverine? Anacondas average around 15 feet and 20+ feet is rare. An Hippo might be able to get through the blubber too. Thats not an adult elephant seal. Larger and more powerful polar bears have been killed by Atlantic walruses. That danger doesn't exist here. The northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris) is an occasional visitor to Point Lobos. Who would win a Polar Bear or an Elephant Seal? I would rather have a bear bite my arm than en elephant seal, And from experience, that isn't the largest that an Elephant Seal skull can get. The Leopard seal bites the Elephant seal on the tail, which was a good target for the start. Three humans with enough spears. @phoenixtitan: But frien. The biggest wolverine ever recorded was 75 pounds. @pmcinelly784: in order for Green Anacondas to take down Lions and Tigers, they would have to be longer than 25 ft. ^ The Bear would have to stuff up for the Elephant Seal to catch it or kill it. 2. If an Elephant Seal came across, it would probably win the fight, it is larger, stronger and these giant seals can weigh up to 8,818lbs (4,000kg) much larger than a hippo, who weighs at 4,900lbs (2,200kg). Hybrid animals are allowed, but only if they are found in nature, Pack hunters can work in three, except for big cats which must work in two, Stats for the largest ever specimen of the Southern Elephant Seal is 6.85 m (22.5 ft) long and estimated to weigh over 11,000 pounds. They would have to be closer to like....10,000 miles long. Grizzlies are tiny compared to these things, and they get chased off kills by Wolverines because they will have their balls ripped off. They are exceptionally solitary animals. The southern elephant seal is a true seal and is the largest pinniped (seal or sea lion) and carnivoran (hairy carnivore) in the world. It is only speculated that bears caused elephant seals to inhabit islands. There are incredibly dangerous animals capable of killing a human easily, especially when in water? No it couldnt. Like harbor seals, elephant seals lack ear flaps and move on land by flopping along on the belly. Had to leave with injuries. There is a reason Wolverines scare grizzly bears off their kills. The only animals that prey on adult elephant seals are orcas and great whites. You get that these bois have no natural land predators for a good reason yea? Both of these marine mammals possess their respective distinct advantages that are definitely worth taking a look at. Elephant Seals fight with their faces about 8-10 feet in the air, so if they want to try..... Because they live on the west coast of North America, lol. This might take a rather messy turn considering their preferred brawling tactics. @alextheboss: I do not stipulate that...maybe a clever human using traps. T rex solos. Frank321. Source: Elephant Seal Smashes Into Cars, John Smith If elephant seals battling and drawing a bit of blood here and there seems trivial, you should see what they can do to cars. In addition, the vocals of northern elephant seals may produce infrasonic vibrations. Have they measured their bit force? Southern Elephant Seals literally have 4x their weight on average, and Polar Bears rarely risk even going after Bull Walrus, which aren't anywhere near the size of the largest Bull Elephant Seal. I would think that a southern elephant seal and a pacific walrus bull would be to much for any bear. 1. © 2021 GAMESPOT, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. I'd give it to the Green Anaconda, that can grow to be 25+ ft long. Although, both parties are at least somewhat comfortable with the other battleground, and should be able to fight back at least a little. Elephant Seal is heavier but no tusks so i don't really know. I don't see why 3 African warriors who are fast and good with spears can't just circle around one and stab it to death. I am thinking 3 prime Wolverines burrow their way in digdug style. Because they live on the west coast of North America, lol. Walrus weighs 5 times as much and has the teeth. They couldn't even get through its blubber, and the fighting style they take would get them crushed to instadeath. They also aren't that slow, Elephant Seal jaws are far larger than bear jaws, and they have far bigger teeth. A polar bear wouldn't attempt to hunt an elephant seal unless they miraculously happen upon a lone juvenile. Although it has to watch out because its probiscis can get bitten off. 3,380 3. The adult male, with its large elongated nose, is enormous at over 2 tons and up to 16 feet; females are significantly smaller. While a bull elephant seal lacks the tusks, it still has its greater weight, teeth, and is faster than it looks. Although it has to watch out because its probiscis can get bitten off. The northern elephant seal is the second largest seal in the world, after the southern elephant seal. You realize a human can solo multiple of them with no weapons right? @decaf_wizard: what happens when a wolverine latches on to this things face? In terms of polar marine life, only elephant seals and walruses are larger than leopard seals. But the bear can just climb on its back and then there really isn't much it can do. The elephant seal would never attack an orca, they very rarely attack polar bears that routinely eat them. All they can really do is flop around, though if they land on the predator, it dies. Only thing there that would even attempt is a bear, and imo a polar or grizzly bear would win if they really wanted to. Vocals are produced both in air and underwater. The biggest Southern Elephant Seal ever recorded was around 11,000, Literally 146 times the size. Watch some more nature documentaries and you will see it often - if a polar bear targets a younger elephant seal, the older seals surround it in a … The adult male, with its large elongated nose, is enormous at over 2 tons and up to 16 feet; females are significantly smaller. You are allowed to use the stats of the largest known individual in said species. It is only speculated that bears caused elephant seals to inhabit islands. There is a reason Wolverines scare grizzly bears off their kills. The elephant seal has so much flesh and fat the polar bear's bites would be useless against it and therefore the elephant seal could use its strong jaws to kill the polar bear. A bull southern elephant seal is about 40% heavier than a male northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris), more than twice as heavy as a male walrus (Odobenus rosmarus), and 6–7 times heavier than the largest living terrestrial carnivorans, the polar bear (Ursus maritimus) and the Kodiak bear (Ursus arctos middendorffi). The northern elephant seal, somewhat smaller than its southern relative, ranges over the Pacific coast of the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Also a tiger or lion would easily beat an anaconda. Walrus is also more or less unkillable to the polar bear. Leopard Seal. Females stand from 6' to 8' and weigh anywhere from 400 to 700 pounds. Its just a theory. 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