african penguins


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  • Location: San Diego Zoo, California, United States
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  • Info: Live African penguin webcam at the San Diego Zoo in California. The spacious Penguin Beach exhibit, features a cobblestone beach, nesting areas, and rockwork that mimics the granite boulders found at Boulders Beach in South Africa. The penguins also have a 200,000-gallon pool.

    To watch more zoo webcams with penguins, visit: Live Penguin Webcams in Zoos

    To watch penguins in the wild, visit: Live Penguin Webcams

More info: The African penguin, also known as THE Cape penguin or South African penguin, is a species of penguin confined to southern African waters. African penguins are monogamous; they mate with the same individual for many years.

Video showing wild African Penguins at Boulders Beach in Cape Town:

Additional Information:
  • Spheniscus demersus, jackass penguin, African Penguin -
  • African Penguin Fact Sheet: Summary - San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Library -
  • Sphenisciformes, penguins - Animal Diversity Web -
  • Penguin Fact Sheet - Nature PBS -