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Little Penguin (Eudyptula minor)

Books & Articles
  • Soanes, L.M., Bright, J.A., Angel, L.P., Arnould, J.P.Y., Bolton, M., Berlincourt, M., Lascelles, B., Owen, E., Simon-Bouhet, B. & Green, J.A. (2016) "Defining marine important bird areas: Testing the foraging radius approach" Biological Conservation 196:69-79
  • Watanuki, Y., Wanless, S., Harris, M.P., Lovvorn, J.R., Miyazaki, M., Tanaka, H. & Sato, K. (2006) "Swim speeds and stroke patterns in wing-propelled divers: a comparison among alcids and a penguin" J. Exp. Biol. 209(7):1217-1230
  • Lovvorn, J. R., Liggins, G. A., Borstat, M. H., Calisal, S. M. & Mikkelsen, J. (2001) "Hydrodynamic drag of diving birds: effects of body size, body shape and feathers at steady speeds" J. Exp. Biol. 204(9):1547-1557



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  • Oamaru (45°06S, 170°58 E), New Zealand