Gallery description : crested penguin

Crested Penguin (eudyptes robustus) is an animal of the bird type. It lives in rocky antarctic islands. The animal weights about 3kg - 6kg (6.6lbs - 13lbs) and lives for 15 - 20 years. Leopard seal, killer whale, sharks are dangerous for crested penguins. Look up the table below to learn more facts.

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Facts about crested penguins
NameCrested Penguin
Scientific NameEudyptes robustus
Main PreyKrill, fish, shrimp
ClassAves
DietCarnivore
Life Span15 - 20 years
Conservation StatusVulnerable
Weight3kg - 6kg (6.6lbs - 13lbs)
Distinctive FeaturesRed beak and bright yellow eyebrows
FamilySpheniscidae
ColourBlack, white, grey, yellow
Average Litter Size2
LifestyleColony
KingdomAnimalia
OrderSphenisciformes
GenusEudyptes
TypeBird
Skin TypeFeathers
PredatorsLeopard seal, killer whale, sharks
Size (H)60cm - 68cm (24in - 27in)
HabitatRocky antarctic islands
PhylumChordata
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