White-Flippered penguin (Eudyptula albosignata)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
The white-flippered penguin breeds on Motunau Island and the Banks Peninsula of the South Island of New Zealand. Birds disperse locally around the eastern South Island. Breeding adults appear to remain close to nesting colonies in the non-breeding season (Taylor 2000, p. 69; Challies and Burleigh 2004, p. 5; Brager and Stanley 1999, p. 370). White-flippered penguins feed on small shoaling fish such as pilchards (Sardinops neopilchardus) and anchovies (Engraulis australis) (Brager and Stanley 1999, p. 370).
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|09/02/2010||Foreign (Headquarters)||Wherever found|
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