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Humboldt penguin


The Humboldt penguin (Spheniscus humboldti) is a South American penguin that breeds in coastal Chile and Peru. Its nearest relatives are the African penguin, ...

Humboldt - Penguin World


Endemic to the cold nutrient-rich waters of the Peru Current, the Humboldt Penguin breeds in a hot Mediterranean to desert climate. Populations fluctuate under ...

Humboldt penguin videos, photos and facts - Spheniscus humboldti ...


Humboldt penguins are named after the cold current of water running from the Antarctic to the equator along the west coast of South America (itself named after  ...

Humboldt penguin - Center for Biological Diversity


NATURAL HISTORY. HUMBOLDT PENGUIN } Spheniscus humboldti. FAMILY: Spheniscidae. DESCRIPTION: This medium-sized penguin grows to be about 26  ...

Humboldt Penguin - Penguin Facts and Information


The Humboldt Penguin lives in South America along the Pacific Coast. It is found in both Chile and Peru. They enjoy the warmer climate compared to many other ...

Humboldt Penguin: The Animal Files


Main Characteristics Humboldt Penguins are between 56 and 66 cms (22 - 26 inches) in height and they weigh between 4.5 and 5 kgs (10 - 11 lbs). They are ...

Spheniscus humboldti (Humboldt Penguin, Peruvian Penguin)


Magellanic Penguin S. magellanicus has broader white stripe on head and has .... Foraging range Humboldt Penguins are central place foragers during the ...

Humboldt Penguin (Spheniscus Humboldti) - Animals - A-Z Animals ...


The Humboldt penguin is a medium-sized species of penguin that is found breeding on the coasts of South America. The Humboldt penguin is similar in ...

Chicago Zoological Society - Humboldt Penguin


Humboldt penguin's are a flightless bird that is not like arctic penguins in the sense that they are more adept to warmer climates. They are found on the Western ...

Humboldt Penguins - Photovolcanica


Humboldt Penguins. Photos and information on Humboldt Penguins and their Habitat.

Humboldt Penguin
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves
Order: Sphenisciformes Family: Spheniscidae Genus: Spheniscus
Species: Spheniscus humboldti
The population of Humboldt penguins is thought to be declining. One of the reasons is due to El NiƱo increasing water temperatures and reducing food supply. They have a broad black band that runs in an... More »
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Humboldt Penguin :: Saint Louis Zoo


Humboldt penguins share their name with the chilly Humboldt Current, which flows north from Antarctica along the Pacific Coast of South America, where the ...

Penguins: Humboldt Penguins - Spheniscus humboldti


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

Penguin (Humboldt) - Woodland Park Zoo Seattle WA


Humboldt penguins belong to the family Spheniscidae which includes about 18 species of penguins. There are three species of penguins in this genus: S.