Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

CAVS: 8005

Species Eudyptes chrysolophus (Brandt, 1837)

Macaroni Penguin, Crested Penguin, Royal Penguin



Following Christidis and Boles (2008: 98), E. schlegeli and its synonyms are merged under E. chrysolophus.



Note that conversion of the original AFD map of states, drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones to IBRA and IMCRA regions may have produced errors. The new maps will be reviewed and corrected as updates occur. The maps may not indicate the entire distribution. See further details below.
IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Tasmania Province (10), Southeast Transition (11), Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Tasmanian Shelf Province (36), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), West Tasmania Transition (9)

Distribution References

History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
09-Sep-2014 SPHENISCIFORMES 11-Apr-2014 MODIFIED Dr Wayne Longmore
01-May-2014 MODIFIED