Aptenodytes forsteri


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Noun1.Aptenodytes forsteri - the largest penguinAptenodytes forsteri - the largest penguin; an Antarctic penguin
penguin - short-legged flightless birds of cold southern especially Antarctic regions having webbed feet and wings modified as flippers
Aptenodytes, genus Aptenodytes - large penguins
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For example, there is some evidence that long-term adoption with emperor penguins Aptenodytes forsteri is rare (2.
Today four penguin species: Aptenodytes forsteri (Emperor penguin), Pygoscelis adeliae (Adelie penguin), Pygoscelis antarctica (Chinstrap penguin), and Pygoscelis papua (Gentoo penguin) live and nest on Antarctica and sub-Antarctic islands.
Ecologie du Manchot empereur Aptenodytes forsteri Gray Hermann, Paris, France.