The Magellanic penguin (Spheniscus magellanicus) is a South American
penguin, breeding in coastal Argentina, Chile and the Falkland Islands, with
Humboldt Penguins lack the second dark breast band found in Magellanic
Penguin and have more extensive areas of bare facial skin. However, as both of
The Magellanic penguin (Spheniscus magellanicus) is named in honour of the
maritime explorer Ferdinand Magellan, who first recorded it during an expedition
Magellanic Penguins - Spheniscus magellanicus: Penguins and Penguin
Conservation. Official web site of the International Penguin Conservation Work
Aug 9, 2010 ... The Magellanic penguin is a small to medium sized species of penguin found
inhabiting the rocky islands off the coast of parts of South ...
Magellanic penguins live and breed in the Neotropical region along the southern
coast of South America. They are found from about 30°south in Chile to 40° ...
The Magellanic penguin is a South American penguin, breeding in coastal
Argentina, Chile and the Falkland Islands, with some migrating to Brazil.
DESCRIPTION: Temperate penguins (genus Spheniscus), such as the Humboldt
and Magellanic, have unfeathered fleshy areas on the face and one or two ...
Main Characteristics Magellanic Penguins are between 70 and 76 cms (28 - 30
inches) in height and they weigh between 4 and 6 kgs (8.8 and 13 lbs). They are
adult (left) and juvenile (right) Magellanic penguins. mag chick face Magellanic
penguin chick. Measurements: Penguin weights differ depending on time of ...