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Penguin, King
 
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Scientific Name:
Aptenodytes patagonicus
Location(s):
Africa, Argentina, Australasia, Australia, Brazil, Chile, Eastern Cape Province, Global, New Zealand, South Africa, South America, Southern Africa, Uruguay, Western Cape Province Read more
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IUCN
This species has an extremely large range, and hence does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the range size criterion (Extent of Occurrence <20,000 km2 combined with a declining or fluctuating range size, habitat extent/quality, or population size and a small number of locations or ...
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Wikipedia
The King Penguin (Aptenodytes patagonicus) is the second largest species of penguin at about 11 to 16 kg (24 to 35 lb), second only to the Emperor Penguin. There are two subspecies—A. p. patagonicus and A. p. halli; patagonicus is found in the South Atlantic and halli elsewhere. ...
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