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
The northernmost of all penguins, Galapagos Penguins breed right on the
equator. Populations fluctuate heavily under the influence of El Niño to a degree
Galapagos penguins, the rarest and most endangered penguin species in the
world, are the only penguins that can be found at the equator. Unlike most cold ...
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Common Name: Galápagos penguin. Species Name: Spheniscus mendiculus.
IUCN Status: Endangered The Galápagos penguin population has declined ...
Approximately 95 % of the Galápagos Penguin's population is found on Isabela
and Fernandina Islands in the western part of the archipelago, with the ...
Galapagos Penguins - Spheniscus mendiculus: Penguins and Penguin
Conservation. Official web site of the International Penguin Conservation Work
Classified as one of the smaller species of penguins, the Galapagos are quite
interesting. They aren't more than 5 pounds when fully grown or taller than 20.
The only penguin that lives north of the equator is the Galapagos Penguin. This
small-bodied species is restricted to the Galapagos Islands, which straddle the ...
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