Penguins (Spheniscidae)

Gentoo Penguin (Pygoscelis papua) - HBW 1, p. 155

French: Manchot papou German: Eselspinguin Spanish: Pingüino Juanito

Taxonomy: Aptenodytes papua J. R. Forster, 1781, Falkland Islands.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • papua ( J. R. Forster, 1781) - subantarctic S to c. 60° S.
  • ellsworthi Murphy, 1947 - Antarctic Peninsula to South Sandwich Is.