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Humboldt and Magellanic Penguins

Spheniscus humboldti, Spheniscus magellanicus


The Humboldt penguin has just one band on the chest. The Magellanic penguin has two bandes.


Live in templates enviroments. Humboldt penguins lives in coasts of Central Chile to Peru. Magellanic penguins live in coasts of Southern Chile and Argentina.


Piñuil is the only ecosystem in the world where Humboldt and Magellanic penguins nest together.

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Región de Los Lagos, Chile

Spotted on Jan 25, 2007
Submitted on Dec 9, 2011

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