Thought you knew all there is to know about penguins? Think again!
There are 18 different species of penguin from the Adélie to the Humboldt penguin.
Similar to humans, for most species of penguin the females are significantly smaller.
Adélie penguins live mostly on sea ice in the Antarctica, moving to ice free ground for breeding in September/October. Their distinctive features include brown eyes with white outer circle and pink feet with black soles.
Humboldt penguins are found in the marines on the coasts of Chile and Peru. This species can breed all year round. Distinguishing features include blackish grey heads and flippers.
The other 16 species of penguin are
Blue, or Little, Penguin
Northern Rockhopper Penguin
Southern Rockhopper Penguin
Deakin & Francis penguins come in six different species!
Most similar to a Chinstrap penguin. The only penguin species in the world to have a belly button!
Most similar to an Adélie penguin.
Dress Stud Penguins
Baby penguins belonging to the classic penguin family. To adorn your collar with beautiful birds that are more often spotted diving into the Southern Oceans.
A pocket sized cute penguin with a sterling silver ring.
The smallest species, pops right on your lapel for perfect penguin panache.
The female of the variety, the pendant penguin has silver flippers and bright blue eyes.