Gallery description : rockhopper penguin

Rockhopper Penguin (eudyptes chrysocome) is an animal of the bird type. It lives in rocky antarctic islands. The animal weights about 2kg - 5kg (4.4lbs - 11lbs) and lives for 15 - 20 years. Leopard seal, killer whale, sharks predators are the dangerous creatures for rockhopper penguins. Look up the table below to learn more facts.

Facts about rockhopper penguins
NameRockhopper Penguin
ClassAves
GenusEudyptes
Distinctive FeaturesRed beaks and eyes, with yellow head feathers
ColourBlack, white, grey
LifestyleColony
Main PreyKrill, fish, shrimp
Weight2kg - 5kg (4.4lbs - 11lbs)
Life Span15 - 20 years
Size (H)45cm - 58cm (18in - 23in)
HabitatRocky antarctic islands
OrderSphenisciformes
KingdomAnimalia
FamilySpheniscidae
Conservation StatusLeast concern
TypeBird
PredatorsLeopard seal, killer whale, sharks
Skin TypeFeathers
DietCarnivore
Scientific NameEudyptes chrysocome
Average Litter Size2
PhylumChordata
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