Penguins (Spheniscidae)

Jackass Penguin (Spheniscus demersus) - HBW 1, p. 159

French: Manchot du Cap German: Brillenpinguin Spanish: Pingüino del Cabo
Other common names: African/Black-footed/Cape Penguin

Taxonomy: Diomedea demersa Linnaeus, 1758, Cape of Good Hope.
Sometimes considered conspecific with S. humboldti and S. magellanicus; alternatively they may form superspecies (see page 141). Monotypic.

Distribution: South Africa and Namibia.