crested penguin

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Synonyms for crested penguin

small penguin of the Falkland Islands and New Zealand

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The breeding biology and behaviour of the Snares Crested Penguin.
The weight of crested penguins varies seasonally with the heaviest birds being recorded before the molt (Warham 1975).
In New Zealand, penguins can be found in a number of locations with species ranging from the Fiordland Crested Penguin to the Little Blue Penguin.
Among the group known as crested penguins (species with red eyes and orangeor yellow-feathered crests), expect to see lots of activity.
No active nest sites or individual crested penguins were found in any of the Rockhopper or Macaroni penguin colonies on Isla Recalada in 2005.