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Fiordland Penguin

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Alternate name
Eudyptes pachyrhynchus Scientific name
Ciconiiformes Order
Spheniscidae Family
60 cm Length
Rocky shoreline, coastal inshore water, continental shelf water & pelagic deep water. Breeds New Zealand. Habitat-Altitude-Range
2 dimorphic eggs, June/July, the second larger egg ihatches first and is normaly the only one that survives. Both parents incubate and feed young. Clutch
Squid. crustaceans, fish & krill. Food  
3834 - TSN: 174454 World Number
Vulnerable Status

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Czech: Tucnák novozélandský, tučňák novozélandský
Danish: Fiordlandpingvin
German: Dickschnabel-pingu, Dickschnabelpinguin
English: Big-crested Pengui, Crested Penguin, Drooping Crested Penguin, Fiordland Crested Penguin, Fiordland Penguin, New Zealand Crested-Penguin, New Zealand Penguin, Pokotiwha, Thick-billed Crest, Thick-billed Pengu, Victoria Crested-P, Victoria Penguin
Spanish: Pingüino de Fiordland, Pingüino de Nueva Zelanda, Pingüino penacho amarillo
Spanish (Argentine): Pingüino penacho amarillo
Estonian: kõrvukpingviin
Finnish: Vuonopingviini
French: Gorfou de Fiordland, Gorfou de Victoria, Gorfou des fjords, Gorfou du Fiordland
Hebrew: פינגווין עב-מקור
Italian: Eudipte beccogrosso, Pinguino dal becco grosso, Pinguino del Fiordland
Japanese: kimayupengin
Japanese: キマユペンギン
Latin: Eudyptes pachyrhynchus, Eudyptes pachyrhynchus pachyrhynchus
Maori: Pokotiwa, Tawaki
Dutch: Fjordland Kuifpinguïn, Fjordland-kuifping, Fjordlandkuifpinguïn, Fjordland-kuifpinguïn
Norwegian: Skogpingvin
Polish: pingwin grubodzioby, Skocz grubodzioby
Russian: Пингвин Виктории, Толстоклювый пингвин, толстоклювый пингвин, пингвин Виктории, Толстоклювый хохлатый пингвин
Slovak: tucniak hrubozobý, Tučniak hrubozobý
Swedish: Nya Zeelandtofspingvin
Chinese: 黄眉企鹅

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