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Gentoo Penguin

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Alternate name
Pygoscelis papua Scientific name
Ciconiiformes Order
Spheniscidae Family
76-81cm Length
Rocky shoreline, coastal inshore water, pelagic deep water. Breeds:- French Southern Territories, Heard Island and McDonald Islands South African Islands, South Georgia Island & the South Sandwich Isl, Range Habitat-Altitude-Range
2 eggs, incubation, 34 to 36 days. The chicks form creches at about 30 days before and go out to sea at about 80 to 100 days. Clutch
Fish, krill.. Food  
3830-TSN: 174447 World Number
Near Threatened Status

view photos Photo by Lord Biro © all rights reserved


Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Gentoo Penguin Sofia Wasylyk Steeple Jason , Falkland Islands United Kingdom From Bird Sounds of Southern South America by Lopez-Lanus (2008) XC61743 song (B) 

Video by  amesterz


Afrikaans: Jentoepikkkewyn, Witoorpikkewyn
Czech: TucnŠk oslŪ, tučňŠk oslŪ
Danish: ∆selpingvin
German: Eselspinguin
English: Gentoo Penguin, Johnny Penguin
Spanish: PingŁino de Pico Rojo, PingŁino de vincha, PingŁino Juanito, PingŁino papķa
Spanish (Argentine): PingŁino de vincha
Estonian: eeselpingviin
Finnish: Valkokulmapingviini
French: Manchot papou
Irish: Piongain gheintiķch
Hebrew: פינגווין לבן-אוזן
Italian: Pigoscelide, Pinguino becco rosso, Pinguino Papua
Japanese: jentsu-pengin, jientsuapengin
Japanese: ジエンツアペンギン, ジェンツーペンギン
Latin: Pygoscelis papua
Dutch: EzelspinguÔn
Norwegian: BÝylepingvin
Polish: pingwin bialobrewy, pingwin białobrewy
Russian: папуанский пингвин, Папуасский Пингвин, Субантарктический Папуа, Субантарктический пингвин
Slovak: tucniak bieloökvrnnż
Swedish: Ňsnepingvin
Chinese: 白眉企鹅

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