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WHAT DOES BLUE PENGUIN MEAN IN ENGLISH?
The little penguin is the smallest species of penguin. The penguin, which usually grows to an average of 33 cm in height and 43 cm in length, is found on the coastlines of southern Australia and New Zealand, with possible records from Chile. In addition to the name little penguin, several common names are in use. In Australia, they are also referred to as fairy penguins because of their tiny size. In New Zealand, they are also called little blue penguins, or just blue penguins, owing to their slate-blue plumage, and they are called kororā in Māori.
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WORDS RELATING TO «BLUE PENGUIN»
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BLUE PENGUIN» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about blue penguin
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BLUE PENGUIN»
Discover the use of blue penguin in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to blue penguin and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
The Blue Penguin teaches a great lesson to young readers that it is okay to just be YOU! This book teaches the reader to be proud of what you accomplish and the challenges you face everyday.
Dr Karen Hutchins Pirnot, 2008
Some aspects of the ecology of the fairy penguin Eudyptula minor
novaehollandiae (Forster) in Tasmania. Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, University of
Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. Jones, G. (1978). The little blue penguin
Lloyd S. Davis, John T. Darby, 1990
Penguin-Pedia: Photographs and Facts from One Man's Search ...
Heber, S., K.J.Wilson, and L. Molles. 2008. “Breeding Biology and Breeding
Success of the Blue Penguin (Eudyptula minor) on the West Coast of New
Zealand's South Island.” New ZealandJournal ofZoology 35:63–71. Hocken, A. G.
David Salomon, 2012
Little Blue Penguins
The whole process of diving back into the sea started all over again until the next
brave little blue penguin started across and another bunch followed it across.
Wouldn't it be interesting to know if night after night it is the same penguins that ...
Ted Baumhauer Ed Ed. D, 2008
Little blue penguin encounters various species in his search for a friend, until, at last he finds another blue penguin. The story is followed by brief natural history notes on each of the species encountered by little blue penguin.
Elaine Power, 1990
(Eudyptula minor) • Characteristics The Blue Penguin, also called Little Blue, or
Fairy Penguin, is the world's smallest penguin. Found around New Zealand and
Southern Australia, blue penguins only go on land when it is dark. The Blue ...
Tetsuya Tor̀eu, Sylvia A. Johnson
The Behavior of Penguins: Adapted to Ice and Tropics
The clutch consists of 2 eggs, just like in the little blue penguin, and is incubated
for 38 days. Both sexes take turns at incubating. The males return from the sea
between 19:45 and 20:00 hrs and relieve the females. The females in turn leave
Dietland Müller-Schwarze, 1984
New Zealand Journal of Zoology
This observation jrees with what is known of the foraging behaviour f mainland
populations where sympatry does not ccur. keywords: diet; yellow-eyed penguins
; fiordland rested penguin; little blue penguin; little penguin 90004 eceived 13 ...
The Great Penguin Rescue: 40,000 Penguins, a Devastating Oil ...
Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony www.penguins.co.nz Waterfront Road Oamaru,
Otago New Zealand, 09001 Tel: 64 3433 ... for donations: www.penguins.co.nz/?
sponsor You can adopt a Little Blue penguin to help support this organization's ...
Dyan deNapoli, 2011
Big6, Large and in Charge
I am a penguin called a "Little Blue“ Penguin. Like my name suggests. I am a
small penguin with blue-ish feathers. Not only am I small, but I am the smallest
type of penguin in the world! I live on the coast of Australia in a small hole called
Danielle N. DuPuis, Annette C.H. Nelson, 2013
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BLUE PENGUIN»
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Injured little blue penguin found on Fitzroy Beach
An injured little blue penguin has been sent to Palmerston North for treatment after being found on New Plymouth's Fitzroy Beach on Saturday. «Taranaki Daily News, Jul 15»
Injured penguin nursed back to health, released
A little blue penguin has been returned to his home in Rahotu, after a two-month journey back to health. Staff from Massey University's ... «Stuff.co.nz, Jul 15»
Endangered penguin chicks debut at New England Aquarium
In addition to the African penguins, the staff at the aquarium also successfully hatched chicks from a little blue penguin native to Australia, and a ... «MetroWest Daily News, Jun 15»