An impressive view of a leopard seal's teeth, Cape Shirreff, Livingston Island.
Leopard seals are the top predators in the Antarctic, aside from humans.
They regularly include penguins in their diet.
Image ID: fish8281, NOAA's Fisheries Collection
Location: Antarctica, Cape Shirreff, Livingston Island
Photo Date: 1991
Photographer: Ray Buchheit
Credit: NOAA NMFS SWFSC Antarctic Marine Living Resources (AMLR) Program
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