Gentoo Penguin

Photo taken by Quark passenger, Bei Maarten

Gentoos also have a white "cap" extending from eye to eye over the top of their heads.

Photo taken by Quark passenger, Bei Maarten

Photo taken by Quark passenger

Gentoo penguins use nesting materials ranging from pebbles and molted feathers in Antarctica

Photo taken by Quark passenger

Photo taken by Quark passenger Alex Dawes

After hatching, parents brood chicks for an additional 25-35 days

Photo taken by Quark passenger Alex Dawes

Photo taken by Quark passenger

Gentoo penguins have an average length of 80cm and an average weight of 5kg

Photo taken by Quark passenger

Photo taken by Quark Passenger

Gentoo penguins generally forage close to shore at depths of 20 - 100m

Photo taken by Quark Passenger

Photo by Quark passenger

Gentoo Females are slightly smaller than the males

Photo by Quark passenger

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