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Recent observations

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What

Galapagos Penguin Spheniscus mendiculus

Observer

billmiky

Date

February 18, 2014

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What

Galapagos Penguin Spheniscus mendiculus

Observer

billmiky

Date

the past

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Description

2014-02-18

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What

Galapagos Penguin Spheniscus mendiculus

Observer

juliebwalters

Date

June 26, 2015 07:49 AM EDT

Place

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Description

Galápagos penguin

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What

African Penguin Spheniscus demersus

Observer

rmedina

Date

August 19, 2009 05:50 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

Little Penguin Eudyptula minor

Observer

sjwiggins85

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

African Penguin Spheniscus demersus

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

December 22, 2014 10:51 AM SAST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Gentoo Penguin Pygoscelis papua

Observer

givernykate

Date

November 21, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Gentoo Penguin at Kelly Tarlonts

Photos / Sounds

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What

Little Penguin Eudyptula minor

Observer

givernykate

Date

January 24, 2015

Description

Little Penguin in Auckland Harbour

Photos / Sounds

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What

Little Penguin Eudyptula minor

Observer

givernykate

Date

April 19, 2015

Description

Little Penguin at Auckalnd Zoo

Photos / Sounds

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What

King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus

Observer

givernykate

Date

November 21, 2014

Description

King Penguin at Kelly Tarltons

Photos / Sounds

What

Yellow-eyed Penguin Megadyptes antipodes

Observer

greglasley

Date

December 16, 2001

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Yellow-eyed Penguin
Enderby Island,
Auckland Islands,
New Zealand
16 December 2001
The center bird is leucistic or partially albino. These images scanned from slides.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Southern Rockhopper Renguin Eudyptes chrysocome

Observer

sjwiggins85

Date

the past

Place

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Description from Wikipedia

Penguins (order Sphenisciformes, family Spheniscidae) are a group of aquatic, flightless birds living almost exclusively in the Southern Hemisphere, especially in Antarctica. Highly adapted for life in the water, penguins have countershaded dark and white plumage, and their wings have evolved into flippers. Most penguins feed on krill, fish, squid and other forms of sealife caught while swimming underwater. They spend about half of their lives on land and half in the oceans.

No range data available.