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The chinstrap penguin (Pygoscelis antarctica) inhabits the Southern Ocean and occupies colonies on the rocky shores of Antarctic and sub-Antarctic Islands. Its name derives from the black band under its head which makes it appear as if it were wearing a helmet with a chinstrap.

Categories & Keywords
Category:Animals
Subcategory:Birds
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Bailey Head, Chinstrap Penguin, Deception Island, Penguins, South Georgia, South Orkney Islands

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