Average longevity for emperor penguins has been estimated at 19.9 years. At least 19.1% of young survive their first year and 95.1% of adults are estimated to survive from year to year.
Average lifespanStatus: wild: 19.9 years.
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Life Expectancy"
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Tanya Dewey, Animal Diversity Web, University of Michigan Museum of Zoology
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