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Species: King penguin (Aptenodytes patagonicus)
Scientific classification: bird, vertebrate,family of spheniscidae.
Physical characteristics: The emperor penguin is the largest of all living penguins, standing 1. 1 m (3.7ft ) Size: length 95 cm., weight 13 kg




Population and distribution: in the waters of the sub-Antarctic, All 17 species of penguins live in the Southern Hemisphere

Habitat: Breeding colonies are found on bare ground and amongst vegetation, and may be close to the shoreline on gently sloping beaches, or in valleys several hundred metres from the sea. Penguins generally live on islands and remote continental regions free from land predators


Feeding: It a fish.
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