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Galapagos penguin


The Galápagos penguin (Spheniscus mendiculus) is a penguin endemic to the Galápagos Islands. It is the only penguin that lives north of the equator in the wild  ...

Galapagos Penguin - Penguin World


The northernmost of all penguins, Galapagos Penguins breed right on the equator. Populations fluctuate heavily under the influence of El Niño to a degree that ...

Galapagos Penguin (Spheniscus Mendiculus) - Animals - A-Z ...


The Galapagos penguin is the third smallest species of penguin in the world and is the most distinctive as it lives further north than any other penguin species.

Spheniscus mendiculus (Galapagos Penguin, Galápagos Penguin)


Approximately 95 % of the Galápagos Penguin's population is found on Isabela and Fernandina Islands in the western part of the archipelago, with the ...

Ecosystem Restoration: Increasing the Galapagos Penguin Population


Background. Galapagos penguins, the rarest and most endangered penguin species in the world, are the only penguins that can be found at the equator.

Galapagos penguin - Encyclopedia of Earth


Jun 20, 2014 ... The Galápagos penguin (scientific name Spheniscus mendiculus) is one of seventeen species of flightless birds in the family Spheniscidae (the ...

Galapagos Penguin (Spheniscus mendiculus) - BirdLife species ...


Justification Long-term monitoring indicates that this species is undergoing severe fluctuations, primarily as a result of marine perturbations that may be ...

Galapagos Penguins, Spheniscus mendiculus ~ MarineBio.org


Find out what's known about Galapagos Penguins, Spheniscus mendiculus, Aves, Sphenisciformes, Spheniscidae, including their world range and habitats, ...

Galápagos Penguin | PENGUIN SENTINELS


The Galápagos penguin population has declined since the 1970s because of severe El Niños and introduced predators. Humans brought rats, cats, dogs, and  ...

ADW: Spheniscus mendiculus: INFORMATION


Galapagos penguins occupy coastal areas and offshore waters where the cold Cromwell Current brings food and other population-sustaining necessities into ...

Galápagos Penguin
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves
Order: Sphenisciformes Family: Spheniscidae Genus: Spheniscus
Species: Spheniscus mendiculus
The Galápagos Penguin is the most northerly of all penguins, occurring on the Galapagos Islands, on the equator. It is the third smallest penguin in the world and is the smallest member of the Spheniscidae... More »
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Galápagos Penguin | Species | WWF


The Galápagos penguin is the only species found north of the equator and in the Galápagos. Learn about the penguins, as well as the threats they face, what ...

Galapagos penguin videos, photos and facts - Spheniscus ... - ARKive


Learn more about the Galapagos penguin - with amazing Galapagos penguin videos, photos and facts on ARKive.

Penguins: Galapagos Penguins - Spheniscus mendiculus


Galapagos Penguins - Spheniscus mendiculus: Penguins and Penguin Conservation. Official web site of the International Penguin Conservation Work Group, ...