(syn. Aptenodytes Ϯ King Penguin A. patagonicus) English name Pinguin given to the Great Auk Pinguinus.; "PINGUINARIA PATACHONICA.   CHARACTER GENERIS.  ROSTRUM rectum, apice subincurvato.  NARES lineares.  LINGUA retrorsum aculeata.  ALÆ ad volandum ineptæ.  PENNÆ minutissimæ.  PEDES compedes.  ...  Aptenodytes Patachonica.  Lath. Ind. Orn. p. 878.   Manchot de la Nouvelle Guinée.  Son. voy. p. 179. t. 113." (Shaw 1792).    Var. Penguinaria.

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Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 15 December 2018).