GENTOO PENGUIN

(Pygoscelis papua)

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Roberts VI / VII (  ) / 473
Clements 2000 7.0030
Howard & Moore 2  (CBOS 5) 7-3
 
A very large bird (76-81 cm), found in the open oceans and Antarctic Islands. It is a very rare vagrant to South African waters (one record). Little known of habits away from breeding grounds.

List of Stamps showing Gentoo Penguin

Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Argentine 1687d 1468 1980 500p
Argentine 2385 2214 1994 50c
British Antarctic Territory 0090 0075 1979 8p
British Antarctic Territory 0367   2004 AP
British Antarctic Territory 0370   2004 AP
British Antarctic Territory 0374   2004 AP
Chile 0870 0950 1981 10p50
Chile 1567 1610 1994 300p
Chile 1824   1998 350p
Falklands 0160  0090 1938 2s6d
Falklands 0180  0110 1952 1s
Falklands 0192  0122 1955 1s
Falklands 0195  0125 1960 2d
Falklands 0317  0241 1975 5p
Falklands 0913   2001 10p
Falklands 0914   2001 33p
Falklands 0915   2001 37p
Falklands 0916   2001 43p
Falklands      2002 45p
Falklands 1026    2005 45p
Falklands (Postage due 8v) D1-D8   1991 1p-50p
French Southern & Antarctic Territories 0103 0108 1975 1f40
The Gambia 3222 mb   1999 D5
Peru 2204   2004 1s80
South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands 0394   2004 10p