Erect-crested Penguin 
Scientific Name:
Eudyptes sclateri
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Big-crested Penguin
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-IUCN: 2010
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Antarctic, Argentina, Australia, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), New Zealand

Facts Summary:
The Erect-crested Penguin (Eudyptes sclateri) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "birds" and found in the following area(s): Antarctic, Argentina, Australia, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), New Zealand. This species is also known by the following name(s): Big-crested Penguin.

This article is only an excerpt. If it appears incomplete or if you wish to see article references, visit the rest of its contents here.

Wikipedia Article
Copyright Notice: This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Erect-crested penguin".

Featured Article

Orphaned cougar cubs progressing well at Toledo Zoo
Back in October, the Toledo zoo received new additions to their creature family... two orphaned cougar cubs, rescued from Washington state when they were 3 weeks old.



Endangered Species of Our Planet

Donate, Adopt, Get Involved

EEC Conservation Directory

Mailing List

Would you like to receive a notice and link when the new Creature Feature is posted?

Enter your e-mail address below:


Fun & Games

Are you inspired by endangered animals? Check out our games and coloring pages! More to come soon.
color endangered creatures
play hangman