Data about <i>Eudyptes schlegeli</i>

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Distribution

 
range midpoint latitude
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46.5 degrees
Symonds and Tattersall, 2010  
 
latitude min
  • latitude
    The geographic latitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are north of the Equator, negative values are south of it. Legal values lie between -90 and 90, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLatitude
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-54.8 degrees
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latitude max
  • latitude
    The geographic latitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are north of the Equator, negative values are south of it. Legal values lie between -90 and 90, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLatitude
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-54.5 degrees
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longitude min
  • longitude
    The geographic longitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are east of the Greenwich Meridian, negative values are west of it. Legal values lie between -180 and 180, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLongitude
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158.79 degrees
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longitude max
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    The geographic longitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are east of the Greenwich Meridian, negative values are west of it. Legal values lie between -180 and 180, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLongitude
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158.97 degrees
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geographic distribution includes
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Antipodes Subantarctic Islands tundra
  • Antipodes Subantarctic Islands tundra
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/Antipodes_Subantarctic_Islands_tundra
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Australasia
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Physical Description

 
body length (VT) average
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70 cm
Birds Animal Diversity Web  
 
body mass max
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4,000 g female
Avian Mass Data  
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4,500 g male
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body mass mean
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4,000 g
Symonds and Tattersall, 2010  
 
body mass average
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4,500 g
Birds Animal Diversity Web  
 
body mass min
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4,000 g
Birds Animal Diversity Web  
 
body mass max
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5,000 g
Birds Animal Diversity Web  
 
body mass
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3.63 log10 grams
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
middle toe length mean
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76.8 mm
Symonds and Tattersall, 2010  
 
bill length mean
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61 mm
Symonds and Tattersall, 2010  

Ecology

 
primary diet
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eats invertebrates adult
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
habitat
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animal habitation
  • animal habitation
    The dwelling of an animal or group of similar animals.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00005803
Environments - EOL project  
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coast
  • coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
Environments - EOL project  
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island
  • island
    Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000098
Environments - EOL project  
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island
  • island
    Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000098
Environments - EOL project  
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marine biome
  • marine biome
    An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
Environments - EOL project  
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marine habitat
  • marine habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a sea or ocean containing high concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (typically >35 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000569
IUCN  
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ocean
  • ocean
    Continuous saline-water bodies that surround the continents and fill the Earth's great depressions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000015
Environments - EOL project  
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rock
  • rock
    A mass of the mineral material of the crust of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00001995
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sand
  • sand
    A naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000017
Environments - EOL project  
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scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
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terrestrial biome
  • terrestrial biome
    A biome that applies to the terrestrial realm.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000446
Environments - EOL project  
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terrestrial habitat
  • terrestrial habitat
    A habitat that is on or at the boundary of the surface of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002009
IUCN  
 
habitat includes
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Tundra
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foraging habitat
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marine pelagic biome
  • marine pelagic biome
    The marine pelagic biome (pelagic meaning open sea) is that of the marine water column, from the surface to the greatest depths.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000023
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
feeds on
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temperature at range midpoint latitude min
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9.21 degrees Celsius
Symonds and Tattersall, 2010  
 
water nitrate concentration min
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19.83 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water nitrate concentration max
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19.83 µmol/L
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water temperature min
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5.95 degrees Celsius
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water temperature max
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5.95 degrees Celsius
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water silicate concentration min
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6.65 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water silicate concentration max
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6.65 µmol/L
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water phosphate concentration min
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1.41 µmol/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water phosphate concentration max
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1.41 µmol/L
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water dissolved O2 concentration min
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6.98 mL/L
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water dissolved O2 concentration max
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6.98 mL/L
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water O2 saturation min
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99.48 percent
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water O2 saturation max
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99.48 percent
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water salinity min
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34.01 PSU
OBIS Environmental Information  
 
water salinity max
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34.01 PSU
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Life History and Behavior

 
nest type
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open cup
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
developmental mode
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semiprecocial
  • semiprecocial
    Parent(s) provide food but not thermoregulation (e.g., gulls and terns).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/semiprecocial
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
foraging time
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diurnal
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
parental care
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pair provides care
  • pair provides care
    Both parents feed and nurture offspring.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/parentalCarePair
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
log10 productivity
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-1.15
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  
 
migratory status
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nonmigratory
  • nonmigratory
    Does not make seasonal movements between breeding and wintering grounds.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/nonmigratory
Energetics, lifestyle, and reproduction in birds (Sibly et al. 2012)  

Conservation

 
population trend
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Stable
IUCN  
 
conservation status
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vulnerable
  • vulnerable
    A taxon is Vulnerable when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Vulnerable, and it is therefore considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/vulnerable
IUCN  
 
extinction status
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extant
Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology  

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