Penguins (Spheniscidae)

Adelie Penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae) - HBW 1, p. 156

French: Manchot d'Adélie German: Adeliepinguin Spanish: Pingüino de Adelia

Taxonomy: Catarrhactes Adeliae Hombron and Jacquinot, 1841, Adélie Land.
May form superspecies with P. antarctica. Monotypic.

Distribution: Circumpolar; largely restricted to Antarctica.