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  Snares Penguin (Eudyptes robustus)





Snares Penguin | Eudyptes robustus photo
Snares Crested Penguin (Eudyptes robustus), Snares Islands, North East Island, Station Cove

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Snares Penguin | Eudyptes robustus photo
Snares Penguins (Eudyptes robustus) diving.

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SNARES PENGUIN FACTS



Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Sphenisciformes
Family:Spheniscidae
Genus:Eudyptes
Species:robustus
Common Name:Snares Penguin

Relatives in same Genus
  Rockhopper Penguin (E. chrysocome)
  Macaroni Penguin (E. chrysolophus)
  Fiordland Penguin (E. pachyrhynchus)
  Royal Penguin (E. schlegeli)
  Erect-crested Penguin (E. sclateri)