Spheniscus muizoni

Spheniscus muizoni

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Spheniscus muizoni

Spheniscus muizoni is an extinct species of banded penguins that lived during the early Late Miocene in what is now Peru, South America. The species, the earliest member of the extant genus, was described in 2007 by Ursula B. Göhlich based on fossils found in the fossiliferous Pisco Formation of the Pisco Basin, southwestern Peru.

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1. Spheniscus muizoni Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spheniscus_muizoni

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