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Penguin - Wikipedia


Penguins (order Sphenisciformes, family Spheniscidae) are a group of aquatic, flightless birds ... In fact, only a few species of penguin live so far south. .... are known, the alpha taxonomy of man...

PENGUINS - Scientific Classification - Sea World


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

Emperor Penguin - Sea World


DESCRIPTION: Largest of all living penguin species, the emperor penguin has a black head, chin, and throat, with broad yellow patches on each side of the ...

Classification - BioWeb Home


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

Emperor Penguin Classification


Details of Emperor Penguin classification includes all the scientific information which is called as taxonomy.

Penguin Facts: Species & Habitat - Live Science


Sep 22, 2014 ... According to the Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), there are 19 species of penguin. (Some experts, however, say the eastern ...

Aptenodytes forsteri (Emperor Penguin) - IUCN Red List


Taxonomic Source(s): del Hoyo, J., Collar, N.J., Christie, D.A., Elliott, A. and ... This species's breeding colonies are predicted to decline in the northern part of its ...

King Penguin Classification


Details of King Penguin classification includes all the scientific information which is called as taxonomy.

Emperor Penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) - Animals - A-Z Animals ...


Emperor Penguin Classification and EvolutionThe Emperor Penguin is found on and around the Antarctic continent and is not just the largest species of penguin ...

WoRMS - World Register of Marine Species - Pteria penguin ...


Pteria penguin (Species) ... Orig. name, Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Pinctada penguin ... Pinctada penguin Röding, 1798 (original combination)

The Penguin is a member of the phylum Chordata.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Sphenisciformes Family: Spheniscidae
Chordates are characterized by having pharyngeal slits, a dorsal nerve cord, a notochord, and a post-anal tail at some point during their development.
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Animal Bytes - Penguins - Sea World


As with other marine animals, penguins have a fusiform (tapered) shape. ... INCUBATION: In most species of penguins, both the male and female parent takes ...

Pinguins info - penguin - information taxonomy about penguins


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

ITIS Standard Report Page: Aptenodytes forsteri


Taxonomic Serial No.: 174449 ... Phylum, Chordata – cordés, cordado, chordates ... Species, Aptenodytes forsteri G. R. Gray, 1844 – Emperor Penguin ...