Magellanic Penguin - Spheniscus magellanicus

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Spheniscus magellanicus
Author (J. R. Forster, 1781)
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 174464
Common Names English: Magellanic Penguin
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Sphenisciformes
          Family: Spheniscidae
            Genus: Spheniscus
Taxonomic Children
Synonyms (since 1950)
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Physical Description / Field Identification

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Distribution

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Ecology and Behavior

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ITIS TSN174464
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    NT (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)90
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets4
Year1898 - 2005
Latitude-65.50 - -23.80
Longitude-90.00 - 145.15
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