Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Penguins :: Yellow-eyed Penguin
Yellow-eyed Penguin Megadyptes antipodes
Described by: Hombron; Jacquinot (1841)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeSw. Pacific Ocean off sw. New Zealand;
Breeds in s. New Zealand, e. and se. South Island on the Banks Peninsula and then from Cape Wanbrow n. of Oamaru s. to Bluff including the Otago Peninsula, n. Stewart Is. and Codfish Is. and also on Campbell and the Auckland Is.
Disperses n. to the Cook Strait.
Old unconfirmed reports from Chatham Is. (1899), Kerguelen Is. (1885), Snares Is. (1920) and Macquarie Is. (1920).
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Kiwi Wildlife Tours
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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