rock hopper

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Noun1.rock hopper - small penguin of the Falkland Islands and New Zealand
penguin - short-legged flightless birds of cold southern especially Antarctic regions having webbed feet and wings modified as flippers
Eudyptes, genus Eudyptes - rock hoppers
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In this study, the clinical and pathologic characteristics of melanocytic neoplasms in 5 macaroni (Eudyptes chrysolophus), 3 rock hopper (Eudyptes chrysocome), and 2 Humboldt (Spheniscus humboldti) penguins are described.
1) Technical testing and trapping experiments with a newly developed bottom trawl gear to be more gentle on the bottom than traditional rock hopper bottom gear
A two-length lead straightening up had been readily stretched to five by the furlong pole and St Jovite could easily have extended his final six-length margin over Saddlers' Hall, who got the better of Opera House, Sapience and Rock Hopper in a four-way battle for second.
Stoute's other wins came with Shardari (1986), Rock Hopper (1991), Saddlers' Hall (1992), Little Rock (2000), Gamut (2005), Papal Bull (2007), Doctor Fremantle (2009) and Crystal Capella (2011).
In all her time as a rock hopper, this is the first time she has fallen.
Rock hopper, jackass and emperor are all type of what?
Tate Donovan arrived on a silver Rock Hopper bike, Josie Moran handed out her "green" lip-gloss, and Molly Sims gave environmental tips.
Superbly recorded and energetically performed, the individual pieces include: rock Hopper Penguin (2:13); Amazon ABCs (2:44); Amphibians (2:29); Clamshell Clap (3:18); Circle of Life (3:47); L'ecrevisse (1:59); I Want to Be a Frog Today (3:30); A Sailor Went to Sea, Sea, Sea (2:04); Moving Along (2:40); Stingray Shuffle (2:56); Camouflage (1:35); Most Fish Swim (2:39); Seahorses (2:51); I Went to the Aquarium (3:39); Tooth Fairy (2:48); and Turtles (3:00).
His trainer Sir Michael Stoute won the Derby last year with Kris Kin and also won this race twice in the1990s with Rock Hopper and Hawker News.
The five-year-old daughter of Rock Hopper is out of a mare who won on the Flat and who has already produced Out Of The Shadows, successful three times over hurdles for the Cleveland yard.
Ladbrokes and Victor Chandler left Marble Arch's Champion Hurdle price unchanged at 20-1 but Coral were more impressed and clipped the Rock Hopper gelding's odds to 14-1 from 16-1.