Eudyptes moseleyi — Facts & Information

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Data about <i>Eudyptes moseleyi</i>

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Data about <i>Eudyptes moseleyi</i>
  • Geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
Geographic distribution
Additional detail New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  


Data about <i>Eudyptes moseleyi</i>
Additional detail 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).
Additional detail animal habitation
  • Animal habitation
    The dwelling of an animal or group of similar animals.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail cliff Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fresh water Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail island
  • Island
    Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail ocean
  • Ocean
    Continuous saline-water bodies that surround the continents and fill the Earth's great depressions.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea
  • Sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail shore
  • Shore
    That part of the land in immediate contact with a body of water including the area between high and low water lines.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail spring
  • Spring
    A point where groundwater or steam flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the ground surface or where there is a fissure.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail stream valley
  • Stream valley
    A valley that contains, and has been formed by, a stream.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail watercourse Environments - EOL project  
Feeds on
Additional detail Antarctic Flying Squid GloBI  
Additional detail Bony Fishes GloBI  
Additional detail Copepods GloBI  
Additional detail Cranch Squid GloBI  
Additional detail Crustaceans GloBI  
Additional detail Squid GloBI  
Additional detail Thysanoessa gregaria GloBI  


Data about <i>Eudyptes moseleyi</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Decreasing IUCN  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Eudyptes moseleyi</i>
Conservation status
Additional detail endangered
  • Endangered
    A taxon is Endangered when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Endangered, and it is therefore considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.


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