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Emperor Penguin

Dutch: Keizerpinguin
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Order: Sphenisciformes
Family: Spheniscidae
Genus: Aptenodytes
Species: Aptenodytes forsteri

Images

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Emperor Penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) skull, side view
Emperor Penguin skull
Emperor Penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) skull, top view
Emperor Penguin skull, top view
Emperor Penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) skull, bottom view
Emperor Penguin skull, bottom view

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)


Information:
Rampotheca absent. Many thanks to the Royal Belgian institute of natural sciences, Brussels, for allowing us to photograph this specimen.

Length: 205 mm
Length cranium: 90 mm
Width (cranium): 71 mm
Height (cranium): 46 mm
Length bill: 115 mm
Skull ratio: (Length / Length bill) 1.78

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