Aptenodytes patagonicus

tags: King Penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus, birds, mystery bird, bird ID quiz [Mystery bird] Immature King Penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus, photographed in unknown sub-Antarctic island location. [I will identify this bird for you in 48 hours] Image: creative commons. NOTE: PLEASE name at least one field mark that supports your identification. NOTE: Opus the Penguin, a fictional character in the comic strips Bloom County, Outland, and Opus, is a king penguin and the most famous character of the comic strips. Review all mystery birds to date.
tags: travel, nature, Antarctica, king penguins, Aptenodytes patagonicus, David Attenborough, streaming video This video presents a Nature program that documents the huge colonies of Antarctica's King Penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus. It's amazing to see a giant creche comprised of 50,000 King Penguin chicks, and to watch the courtship behaviors among these birds. Narrated by the incomparable David Attenborough.