And her name is Coral.

That is the choice of more than 8,000 people who cast votes on what Mystic Aquarium should name a rehabilitated harbor seal pup that the National Marine Fisheries Service says the aquarium can now care for permanently because its injuries would threaten its survival in the wild.

Voters were asked to choose from 5 harbor names suggested by aquarium volunteers who have cared for the seal: Coral, Grace, Hope, Madison and Mystic.

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