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Yellow-eyed Penguin from New Zealand. One of the most endangered.

Yellow-eyed penguin coming ashore - View amazing Yellow-eyed penguin photos - Megadyptes antipodes - on Arkive

The Amsterdam albatross is a broad-winged seabird that breeds nowhere but Amsterdam Island in the southern Indian Ocean. It relies on just a...

14 endangered birds worth tweeting about

The Amsterdam albatross is a broad-winged seabird that breeds nowhere but Amsterdam Island in the southern Indian Ocean. It relies on just a.

Photo of a Yellow Eyed Penguin at the Penguin Place Reserve, Otago, South Island, New Zealand

A Yellow Eyed Penguin rests in the grass at the Penguin Place Reserve on the Otago Peninsula in Otago, which is located on the East Coast of the South Island of New Zealand. This reserve was founded in 1985 and was built to protect these animals.

Yellow-eyed penguins:Native to New Zealand, 24-31" in height, 12-18 lbs. some live up to 20 years.

Yellow-eyed penguins:Native to New Zealand, in height, lbs. some live up to 20 years.

Yellow-eyed penguin -This species of penguin is endangered, with an estimated population of 4000. It is considered one of the world's rarest penguin species. The main threats include habitat degradation and introduced predators. It may be the most ancient of all living penguins

Native to New Zealand, these birds may be the most ancient of all living penguins, and they live long lives, with some individuals reaching 20 year

Yellow-eyed penguin closeup

An endangered yellow-eyed penguin, which is the most rare penguin species in the world (only about left on earth). This penguin was spotted at the Otago Peninsula in New Zealand.

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14 endangered birds worth tweeting about

Araripe Manakin (Antilophia bokermanni)

Araripe manakin (Antilophia bokermanni) The Araripe manakin is a critically endangered bird from the family of manakins. As typical of most manakins, males and females have a strong sexual dimorphism.

Juvenile Galapagos Penguins

Photos and information on Galapagos Penguins and their Habitat

Kagu  A rare New Zealand bird, not much is known about the enigmatic Kagu. It is flightless, though its wings are large; it is a forest-dweller, though its markings are oddly light in color. Very few remain and scientists know little about its preferences and habits. We do know that it possesses “nasal corns” unlike any other bird. For reasons unknown, the kagu also has one-third the red blood count of other birds. Scientists have had a difficult time classifying ...

20 (More) Strange and Exotic Endangered Species

Kagus are so rare that even scientists do not know much about this New Zealand wonder. Though it has large wings this bird remains flightless and is a forest dweller with oddly light coloring. This unsual bird has the red blood count of other birds.

by The Calgary Zoo, via Flickr

by The Calgary Zoo, via Flickr

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The Showbill species. I didn't know these birds existed after playing Skyward Sword.

Yellow-eyed Penguin (Megadyptes antipodes).  Waiting at the beach..  Locality: Enderby Island, Auckland Islands, New Zealand.

Yellow-eyed Penguin (Megadyptes antipodes) videos, photos and sound recordings

Yellow-eyed penguin seen near Dunedin, New Zealand. Photo by Rhonda Albom 2007

New Zealand Animal and Bird World Records and Other Trivia

Yellow-eyed penguin seen near Dunedin, New Zealand. Photo by Rhonda Albom 2007