Rockhopper Penguin - Eudyptes chrysocome

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Eudyptes chrysocome
Author (J. R. Forster, 1781)
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 559996
Common Names English: Rockhopper Penguin
English: Southern Rockhopper Penguin
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Sphenisciformes
          Family: Spheniscidae
            Genus: Eudyptes
Taxonomic Children
Synonyms (since 1950)
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Physical Description / Field Identification

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ITIS TSN559996
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
    T (New Zealand-Australia)
Status - Red List, IUCN -
    VU (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)439
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets8
Year1897 - 2004
Latitude-61.17 - -33.78
Longitude-75.70 - 178.80
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