White-flippered Penguin

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White-flippered Penguin
White-flippered Penguin
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Sphenisciformes
Family: Spheniscidae
Genus: Eudyptula
Species: E. minor
Subspecies: E. m. albosignata
Trinomial name
Eudyptula minor albosignata
Finsch, 1874

The White-Flippered Penguin (Eudyptula minor albosignata) is a subspecies of the Little Penguin. Their name comes from the unique white edges on their flippers (wings).[2]

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