Macaroni Penguin Photo, Eudyptes chrysolophus



Macaroni penguin, on the rocky shoreline of Hercules Bay, South Georgia Island.  One of the crested penguin species, the macaroni penguin bears a distinctive yellow crest on its head.  They grow to be about 12 lb and 28" high.  Macaroni penguins eat primarily krill and other crustaceans, small fishes and cephalopods. Hercules Bay, South Georgia Island, Eudyptes chrysolophus, natural history stock photograph, photo id 24485
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Macaroni penguin, on the rocky shoreline of Hercules Bay, South Georgia Island. One of the crested penguin species, the macaroni penguin bears a distinctive yellow crest on its head. They grow to be about 12 lb and 28" high. Macaroni penguins eat primarily krill and other crustaceans, small fishes and cephalopods. Hercules Bay, South Georgia Island

Stock Photo: 24485
Species: Macaroni penguin, Eudyptes chrysolophus
Location: Hercules Bay, South Georgia Island
Lat/Long: S 054° 07' 03.15", W 036° 39' 58.27" (Coordinates: -54.11754°, -36.66619°)
Format: Digital 2:3
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Updated: November 25, 2014

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