Species Eudyptes chrysocome (J. R. Forster, 1781) (Southern rockhopper penguin)

Biological classification:
  • kingdom: Animalia
  • - phylum: Chordata
  • -- order: Sphenisciformes
  • --- family: Spheniscidae
  • ---- species: Eudyptes chrysocome
Characteristics:carnivore; body-length: 60 cm; black back; white chest and belly; black head; short red bill; yellow line above the eye wich ends in a crest; eyebrow stripes do not meet on the forehead;
References:Sinclair 1994: 32
Language Lineage Name IPA Grammatical info Meaning References