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Adelie penguin

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Feathers arranged for better insulation, and dark on the bird’s back to absorb sunlight, help in frigid climates.

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  • Title: Adelie penguin
  • Type: Taxidermy Specimen
  • Rights: This image was obtained from the Smithsonian Institution. The image or its contents may be protected by international copyright laws. http://www.si.edu/termsofuse
  • Scientific Name: <i>Pygoscelis adeliae</i>
  • Photo Credit: Chip Clark, Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History
  • Field: Vertebrate Zoology

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