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The Penguin is a member of the order Sphenisciformes.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Sphenisciformes Family: Spheniscidae
Sphenisciformes comprises one family, six genera, and 17 species. Members of the order are commonly known as penguins, and are oceanic or coastal denizens.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penguin

Penguins (order Sphenisciformes, family Spheniscidae) are a group of aquatic, flightless birds. ... 2.1 Living species and recent extinctions; 2.2 Fossil genera; 2.3 Taxonomy; 2.4 Evolution. 2.4.1 Basal fossils; 2.4.2 Palaeeudyptines; 2.4.3 Origin  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gentoo_penguin

The long-tailed gentoo penguin (Pygoscelis papua) is a penguin species in the genus ... 1 Taxonomy; 2 Description; 3 Breeding; 4 Diet; 5 Physiology; 6 Threats .... As embryos, Gentoos require a lot of energy in order to develop. Oxygen ...

seaworld.org/en/animal-info/animal-infobooks/penguin/scientific-classification

PENGUINS - Scientific Classification...Discover animal, environmental, and zoological career facts as you explore in-depth topic coverage via SeaWorld, Busch ...

seaworld.org/en/animal-info/animal-bytes/birds/penguins

SCIENTIFIC CLASSIFICATION ... ORDER: Sphenisciformes ... WEIGHT: Of the 18 penguin species, emperor penguins weigh the most at 27-41 kg (60-90 lbs).

seaworld.org/Animal-Info/Animal-Bytes/Birds/Emperor-Penguin

SCIENTIFIC CLASSIFICATION ... ORDER: Sphenisciformes ... DESCRIPTION: Largest of all living penguin species, the emperor penguin has a black head, chin  ...

www.pinguins.info/Engels/taxonomie_eng.html

Order : Sphenisciformes, This includes all living and extinct penguins. Family: Spheniscidae, It is the only family classification in the order Sphenisciformes.

bioweb.uwlax.edu/bio203/s2007/magnuson_kath/classification.htm

-Includes all living and extinct penguins -The only family in the order, Sphenisciformes. Genus: Aptenodytes -"Featherless diver" -Includes the Emperor and King ...

www.iucnredlist.org/details/22697805/0

Taxonomy [top]. Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family. Animalia ... English, –, Little Penguin, Blue Penguin, Fairy Penguin. Spanish ...

www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=174449

Taxonomic Rank: Species. Synonym(s): ... Order, Sphenisciformes – Penguins, pingouins ... Species, Aptenodytes forsteri G. R. Gray, 1844 – Emperor Penguin ...