The Magellanic penguin (Spheniscus magellanicus) is a South American
penguin, breeding in coastal Argentina, Chile and the Falkland Islands, with
The Magellanic penguin (Spheniscus magellanicus) is named in honour of the
maritime explorer Ferdinand Magellan, who first recorded it during an expedition
The Magellanic penguin is a small to medium sized species of penguin found
inhabiting the rocky islands off the coast of parts of South America. The
Magellanic Penguins were named after the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand
Magellan, who was the first to sail from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean in
adult (left) and juvenile (right) Magellanic penguins. mag chick face Magellanic
penguin chick. Measurements : Penguin weights differ depending on time of ...
DESCRIPTION: Temperate penguins (genus Spheniscus), such as the Humboldt
and Magellanic, have unfeathered fleshy areas on the face and one or two ...
Find out what's known about Magellanic Penguins, Spheniscus magellanicus,
Aves, Sphenisciformes, Spheniscidae, including their world range and habitats, ...
Because of environmental changes which have displaced fish stocks the
Magellanic Penguins now have to swim a further 80 km to hunt, delaying a return
to the ...
Magellanic Penguins. Photos and information on Magellanic Penguins and their
Range Description: Spheniscus magellanicus breeds on the Atlantic and Pacific
coasts of South America, in Argentina (at 63 sites), Chile (at least 10 locations), ...