King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus


Demography and Populations

The king penguin,can be found around the Oceanic Islands in sub-Antarctic and temperate waters. Breeding islands such as Tierra del Fuego, the Falklands, Crozet and the islands southeast of Australia and southwest of New Zealand. Its is estimated at 2 million breeding pairs of this species.(Marine Bio)

Recommended Citation

King Penguin (Aptenodytes patagonicus), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: