Eudyptes


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Related to Eudyptes: crested penguin, Spheniscinae
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Noun1.Eudyptes - rock hoppersEudyptes - rock hoppers        
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Spheniscidae, Spheniscidae - comprising all existing penguins
crested penguin, rock hopper - small penguin of the Falkland Islands and New Zealand
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Some Eudyptes species don't even incubate the first egg; royal penguins occasionally push it out of the nest entirely.
1993); Croxall and Davis (1990) calculated that the range in consumption rates during foraging dives is 19-112 krill in Chinstrap Penguins, Pygoscelis antarctica: 16-41 krill in Gentoo Penguins, Pygoscelis papua; and 17-21 krill in Macaroni Penguins, Eudyptes chrysolophus.
Additional display information was collected for Eudyptula minor (Waas 1990) and Eudyptes pachyrhynchus (Warham 1974).