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Gentoo Penguins (Pygoscelis Papua), Antarctic Peninsula

Gentoo Penguins lay a couple of eggs but if food is in short supply once the eggs have hatched, one chick is often sacrificed in order to feed the stronger of the two. For any form of publication, please include the link to this page: www.grida.no/resources/3131

Year: 2016

From album: Antarctic biodiversity

Photographer: Peter Prokosch

Tags: Antarctica Arctic Atlantic change climate Environmental fauna Global ocean Pacific Southern worldwide

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