Craig Mammalton is a seal who appears in the episode "Sun Bleached."
He is a seal or sea lion who is extremely tan. His tan is said to be so deep that even his bones are golden brown. His skin is very leathery and wrinkled from tanning and he wears a green bathing suit. Craig shares many traits with Larry the Lobster, including a similar voice, physique, popularity, and personality to an extent.
He has a similar personality compared to Larry the Lobster, tending to be very popular and caring much about his appearance.
Role in episode
He throws a huge party only for those as tanned as he is. SpongeBob and Patrick try to get in; Patrick is able to get tan but SpongeBob gets sun bleached due to Patrick's stupidity. They try many techniques to get tan. Finally, SpongeBob covers himself in caramel. However, at the party it hardens and falls off.
SpongeBob is praised for it, as it is an even deeper tan than Craig's. They all try to get sun bleached as well; however, he and everyone except for a few get burned to ashes while doing so.
Craig's name and his notorious tan skin are a reference to a film and television actor George Hamilton.