Southern Rockhopper Penguin

Latin name: Eudyptes chrysocome Where: Wings of the World Height: 1.5 to 2 ft Weight: 4.5 to 9.5 lbs Lifespan: 23 yrs Habitat: Ocean, rocky cliffs, grassland and coastal shores Diet: Krill, crustaceans, fish, and squid Risk Status: Species at Risk (IUCN—Vulnerable) Range: Sub-Antarctic islands and southern South America


Birds of the World