MACARONI PENGUIN

(Eudyptes chrysolophus)

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Roberts VI / VII 5 / 474
Clements 2000 7.0110
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
7-11

 

A medium sized (65 cm to 75 cm) resident in the Antarctic and subantarctic. A very rare vagrant to South African waters
Of interest, the penguin is named after the Macaroni Dandies, young men in the 18th century in USA who wore feathers in their caps.

 

List of Stamps showing Macaroni Penguin

Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Argentine 1858d 1669 1983 2p
British Antarctic Territories 0089 0074 1979 3p
British Antarctic Territories 0366   2004 AP
British Antarctic Territories 0375   2004 AP
Chile 1640 1684 1995 100p
Chile 1641 1685 1995 200p
Falkland Islands     2002 70p
French Southern  & Antarctic Territories 0226 0222 1987 4f80
Portugal 3083 ms   2004 1.50
South Georgia  & South Sandwich Islands 0171 0160 1987 20p
South Georgia  & South Sandwich Islands 0227 0215 1993 16p
South Georgia  & South Sandwich Islands 0228 0216 1993 34p
South Georgia  & South Sandwich Islands 0229 0217 1993 39p
South Georgia  & South Sandwich Islands 0230 0218 1993 78p
South Georgia  & South Sandwich Islands 0243 0231 1994 16p
South Georgia  & South Sandwich Islands 0244 0232 1994 34p
South Georgia  & South Sandwich Islands 0245 0233 1994 39p
South Georgia  & South Sandwich Islands 0246 0234 1994 78p
South Georgia  & South Sandwich Islands 0302   1999 50p
South Georgia  & South Sandwich Islands  0311   1999 35p
Tanzania     1999 250s