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Magellanic penguin, Spheniscus magellanicus, AV8541

Physical Description

Penguin with mottled colouring mounted in a standing position with the wings hanging down at its sides and the beak facing forward. The body is leaning forward.

Field Collection

"Arrived as juvenile 1991 - held in captivity for 3 1/2 yrs."


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 330 x 200 x 420mm

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