Addicted2Hymenoptera. One bite or head strike from the seal would cause massive injuries on any bear. Females stand from 6' to 8' and weigh anywhere from 400 to 700 pounds. Anybody who thinks a Polar Bear could take down a bull Elephant Seal is completely uninformed. Elephant seals spend up to 80% of their lives in the ocean. Polar bears are by far the biggest—and deadliest—ursines. Who wins this fight 1 on 1 in shallow water? Elephant seals are huge. Minazo The Southern Elephant Seal Was Known For His Blue Bucket, He Lived In Japan’s Enoshima Aquarium Until His Death In 2005. Bull southern elephant seals typically weigh between 4,900 and 8,800 pounds (2,200 and 4,000 kilograms) and grow to lengths between 14 and 19 feet (4.2 and 5.8 meters). They can hold their breath for more than 100 minutes – longer than any other noncetacean mammal. The Absolutely Startling Size Of Vespa Mandarinia Aka Asian Giant Hornet. https://oceana.org/marine-life/marine-mammals/southern-elephant-seal If you're under the illusion that polar bears, grizzly bears, and pandas are comparable in size, you're wrong. The largest males can reach a height of 10 feet and weigh up to a ton. Southern Elephant Seal Video. Elephant seals dive to 1,550 m (5,090 ft) beneath the ocean's surface (the deepest recorded dive of an elephant seal is 2,388 m (7,835 ft) by a southern elephant seal, while the record for the northern elephant seal is 1,735 m (5,692 ft)). A southern elephant seals skull is larger than any polar or brown bear skull A rear skull bite gets the bear slammed. The Southern Elephant Seal, the world's biggest pinniped. 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). A male southern elephant seal weighs up to SEVEN times as much as a polar bear! I would think that a southern elephant seal and a pacific walrus bull would be to much for any bear. Elephant seals are faster than you give them credit for, and a 1400 pound bear would be pretty darn slow. Atlantic walruses are smaller than pacific walruses, and pacific walruses far smaller than southern elephant seals. reddit.com. Larger and more powerful polar bears have been killed by Atlantic walruses. Watch the video below to see southern elephant seals in the wild (warning: some scenes are quite violent, and may not be suitable for young children): ... and has a large, fleshy nose. No it couldnt. Remember a bull elephant seal can weigh upto 11000 lbs and reach a length of upto 18 feet. This makes the southern elephant seal both the largest pinniped and the largest living member of the order Carnivora. The largest polar bear on record was over 12' and weighed 2,210 pounds. 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