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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A genus of Spheniscidae.

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  • Chinstrap penguins Pygoscelis antarcticus, 255, 283
  • However, in the case of Brush-tailed (Pygoscelis) and Banded (Spheniscus) penguins, both eggs hatch.
  • The Islands are also very important for various seabirds including the Gentoo penguins (Pygoscelis papua).
  • Gentoo penguin—Pygoscelis papua There are two subspecies of Gentoo penguin; Pygoscelis papua papua and the smaller Pygoscelis papua ellsworthii. for more
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