Spheniscidae


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Spheniscidae

[sfə′nis·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The single family of the avian order Sphenisciformes.
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Photographic images of penguins Spheniscidae against a contrasting background provide an efficient census technique that has been used increasingly in recent years (e.
En este pais han sido recolectados abundantes Spheniscidae y escasos materiales asignables a Diomedeidae y Anatidae (OLSON, 1984; TONNI, 1980a; vease ACOSTA HOSPITALECHE, 2006).