Rockhopper penguin, #23826



Rockhopper penguin. New Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom, natural history stock photograph, photo id 23826Add To Light Table
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Rockhopper penguin. New Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom

Stock Photo: 23826
Location: New Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom
Format: Digital 2:3
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