Guide of Birds

Pinguino de Humbolt

  • Familia: Spheniscidae
    Genero: Spheniscus
    Nombre Cientifico: humboldti

    NAME (S) LOCAL (S):
    Penguin, North, bird-boy,

    DISTRIBUTION IN CHILE:
    Arica to Corral. Records on the island Robinson Crusoe (Arch. John Fernández)

    HABITAT:
    coastal area

    IDENTIFYING FEATURE OF THE HEAD AND NECK:
    Black head and back neck. Anterior neck white. White line that goes from the neck behind the ear and the eye area to a front without being over the peak. Pico flattened vertically with pink basal area and surrounded by pink eye. U inverted black on white chest.
    Length: 67-72 cms.

    Paises en donde vive la/el Pinguino de Humbolt

    CHILE - COLOMBIA - ECUADOR - PERU -