Endemic to the coastal regions of Chile and Peru in South America, the Humboldt penguin is a flightless bird with flippers, and is closely related to the African penguin. Here’s a cool fact: Humboldt penguins have a spiny tongue that helps them latch onto pray!
Scientific Name: Spheniscus humboldti
Characteristics: Humboldt penguins are actually named after the cold water current they swim in, known as the Humboldt current. Artfully crafted and hand painted, this figurine is exceptional as a gift for a nature lover, as an addition to your collection, as a piece of décor, or just as a toy for fun and imaginative play!
Size and Color: Humboldt penguins have a predominantly white and gray body with black accents near the head, neck, and back. This model stands 2.93 inches tall and 1.56 inches long, a touch smaller than a deck of cards stood upright.
The humboldt penguin is part of the Wild Safari® Sea Life collection.
All of our products are Non-toxic and BPA free.
- Recommended Age: 3
- Size in cm: 4 L x 3.7 W x 7.5 H
- Size in inches: 1.57 L x 1.46 W x 2.95 H
- UPC: 095866276201
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