Spheniscus magellanicus (Forster, 1781)

Just, João Paulo Gava, Rosoni, Jonas Rafael Rodrigues, Romagna, Rafael Spilere & Zocche, Jairo José, 2018, Bird diversity and conservation in the southern coast of Santa Catarina state, Brazil, Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia 58, pp. 1-18: 10

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http://doi.org/ 10.11606/1807-0205/2018.58.30



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Spheniscus magellanicus (Forster, 1781)


Spheniscus magellanicus (Forster, 1781)  

(GL – NT; BR – LC; SC – LC)

On June 15 th 2013, 65 dead and three alive individuals (WA1804272) were found on the beach in Praia do Rincão (28°81’93”S, 49°20’95”W). In addition, dozens of individuals were found regularly every winter (from the 2,000s up to moment) on the entire southern coast of Santa Catarina during beach monitoring programs made by the ‘Museu de Zoologia Prof. Morgana Cirimbelli Gaidzinski’ of the‘Universidade do Extremo Sul Catarinense’ (R. Freitas, pers. comm.).