Penguins 101: Fiordland Crested Penguin Fun Facts for Kids #penguin - Animal Facts

Penguins 101: Fiordland Crested Penguin Fun Facts

The timidest of the crested penguins, the Fiordland crested penguin, or simply Fiordland Penguin(Eudyptes pachyrhynchus), endemic to New Zealand, only has a world population of around 3,000 breeding pairs. Also known as the New Zealand crested penguin, tawaki, pokotiwha, New Zealand penguin, thick-billed penguin, and Victoria penguin, Little is known about the marine ecology this beautiful bird.

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