Biology and Ecology

To read more about each penguin species click on the species name below. The information presented on all penguin species, except the Magellanic and Galápagos penguins, are the result of Biology 487 Penguin Studies Seminar students at the University of Washington.

Adelie | African | Chinstrap | Emperor | Erect-Crested | Fiordland Crested | Galapagos | Gentoo | Humboldt | King | Little | Macaroni | Magellanic | Northern Rockhopper | Snares-Crested | Southern Rockhopper | Yellow-Eyed

More information can also be found in the book Penguins: Natural History and Conservation by Dr. Pablo Garcia Borboroglu & Dr. P. Dee Boersma or in other resources.

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