YELLOW-EYED PENGUINS (Megadyptes antipodes)
- Up to 30 in. (76 cm)
- 3 lb (6 kg)
- New Zealand
They nest in dense vegetation in dunes and coastal forest, with nests typically being isolated from each other. At sea, Yellow-eyed Penguins forage in pairs or alone.
Yellow eyes and a yellow band that runs through each eye.
Build in dense vegetation in dunes and coastal forest.
- Small fishes, squid
- 6,000 individuals
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