Emperor Penguin - Aptenodytes forsteri

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Aptenodytes forsteri
Author G. R. Gray, 1844
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 174449
Common Names English: Emperor Penguin
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Sphenisciformes
          Family: Spheniscidae
            Genus: Aptenodytes
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Synonyms (since 1950)
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ITIS TSN174449
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    NT (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)19,326
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets9
Year1949 - 2008
Latitude-77.67 - -61.00
Longitude-158.50 - 170.52
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