King Penguin - Aptenodytes patagonicus

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Aptenodytes patagonicus
Author J. F. Miller, 1778
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 174450
Common Names English: King 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 TSN174450
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    LC (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)128,364
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets11
Year1898 - 2009
Latitude-70.56 - 76.50
Longitude-60.00 - 167.90
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