King Penguin Photo, Aptenodytes patagonicus



King penguin colony and the Bay of Isles on the northern coast of South Georgia Island.  Over 100,000 nesting pairs of king penguins reside here.  Dark patches in the colony are groups of juveniles with fluffy brown plumage.  The icebreaker M/V Polar Star lies at anchor. Salisbury Plain, South Georgia Island, Aptenodytes patagonicus, natural history stock photograph, photo id 24383
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King penguin colony and the Bay of Isles on the northern coast of South Georgia Island. Over 100,000 nesting pairs of king penguins reside here. Dark patches in the colony are groups of juveniles with fluffy brown plumage. The icebreaker M/V Polar Star lies at anchor. Salisbury Plain, South Georgia Island

Stock Photo: 24383
Species: King penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus
Location: Salisbury Plain, South Georgia Island
Lat/Long: S 054° 03' 50.48", W 037° 19' 35.36" (Coordinates: -54.06402°, -37.32649°)
Altitude: 60.00m
Format: Digital 3:2
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Updated: November 24, 2017

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