White-flippered penguin facts for kids

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White-flippered penguin
White-flippered Penguin
Conservation status

Threatened (ESA)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Class: Aves
Order: Sphenisciformes
Family: Spheniscidae
Genus: Eudyptula
Trinomial name
Eudyptula minor albosignata

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).


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