Photo: Eudyptula Minor Blue Penguin

The cutest of all the penguins is the Blue Penguin or Eudyptula Minor which can be found around inshore waters in temperate seas, but this one resides at the Auckland Zoo in New Zealand.

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Photo: 
Eudyptula Minor Blue Penguin
Photo of an Eudyptula Minor or Blue Penguin wandering
his habitat at the Auckland Zoo in New Zealand.
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A tiny little Blue Penguin, the smallest of the penguin species throughout the world, wanders around his habitat at the Auckland Zoo on the North Island of New Zealand. The Blue Penguin is also referred to as Eudyptula minor as this is the proper scientific name given to this bird which will be approximately one kilogram when fully grown. Shades of blue highlight their back and flippers, while white adorns their underside protecting them from any predators in the water.

Blue Penguin, Eudyptula Minor, at the Auckland Zoo, Auckland, North Island, New Zealand.

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I photographed this photo with the digital SLR camera model Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II, aperture of f/6.3, exposure time of 1/400 sec. on ISO 100, as always I used a original Canon Lens, the focus lenght for this picture was 285mm.

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Eudyptula Minor Blue Penguin
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Rolf Hicker Photography
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