SUBANTARCTIC Seashore
penguins

The biology of penguins and the species of penguins of the Subantarctic island shores...

Family Spheniscidae: Penguins

Eudyptes spp. 'Crested Penguins'

(Macquarie Island)

Eudyptes schlegeli 'Royal Penguin'.

(South Georgia)

Aptenodytes patagonicus, 'King Penguin'.

(South Georgia)

Juvenile of a 'King Penguin'. The young look so different, they were initially thought of being a different species.

Megadyptes spp.

(Auckland Islands)

Megadyptes antipodes 'Yellow-eyed Penguins'.

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For the page on the geology of the Subantarctic shore
For the page on the birds of the Subantarctic shore
For the page on the penguins of the Subantarctic shore
For the page on the seals of the Subantarctic shore
For the page on the places to experience the Subantarctic shore


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