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Penguin, Erect-crested
 
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Scientific Name:
Eudyptes sclateri
Location(s):
Australasia, Australia, Global, New Zealand Read more
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IUCN
The total population is estimated at 130,000-140,000 mature individuals, based on estimates of 26,000 breeding pairs on the Bounty Islands in 2011 and 41,000 pairs on the Antipodes Islands in 2011 (J. Hiscock in litt . 2012). Based on the assumption that mature individuals account for around 2/3 of ...
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Wikipedia
This is a small-to-medium-sized, yellow-crested, black-and-white penguin, at 50–70 cm (20–28 in) and weighing 2.5–6 kg (5.5–13 lb). As in all penguin species, the male is slightly larger than the female and the birds weigh the most prior to moulting.[ 2] [ 3] [ 4] It has bluish-black to jet black upperparts and white underparts, and a broad, bright yellow eyebrow-stripe which extends over the eye to form a short, erect crest. ...
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