How Many Different Types of the Penguins are there today living in the world?

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How Many Different Types of the Penguins are there today living in the world?

What do you think about the animals that are living in the world? What can be the possible solutions in order not to extinct the some animals that are under the risk of the dying out? What will be in the future about the balance of the nature? As all we know, today in the world, the balance of the world is going to be spoiled and it seems that most probably in the future the World will be a place that the living in it becomes very difficult.  And because of this reason people have to be very careful about the earth that they live and they have to take the necessary precautions for the keeping the balance of the earth. At that point not only the plants but also the animals are being affected because of the different negative situations that are emerging in the world today. At that point there are lots of the different animal species that have extinct because of the global warming or the spoiling the balance of the world and it seems that in the future new species of the animals will be extinct because of this situation. At that point one of the most important species that are in thread of the extinction are the penguins and today we are going to make a short analysis about the types of the penguins and the living places of them. Let’s look at the penguins’ features all together.

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The Number of the Types of the Penguins

When we look at the earth, it is possible to see that there are lots of the different kinds of the animals that are living in the world today and penguins are one of the most important animals in our earth. Penguins are from the family of Spheniscidae and they are kinds of birds. But when we look at the features of them we can see that they can’t fly and just they can stand and walk. Especially in the places that are cold like the poles of the world, they are living because their body needs the cold weather. When we look at the countries where they live we can see that the countries of New Zealand, Australia, North America, North Africa and the edges of Galapagos.

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Like the other kinds of the animals’ penguins are also in the danger of being extinct and because of this reason along the whole world there are lots of the different workings in order to prevent them becoming extinct. On the other hand when we look at the number of the different kinds of the penguins that are living in the world today, we can see that there are 17 recognized species of penguins living today, being some subspecies still on debate. And their groups are like that: Great Penguins. (2 living species), Brush-tailed Penguins. (3 living species), Little Penguins. ( 1 living species), Banded Penguins. (4 living species), Yellow Eyed Penguins. (1 living species) and Crested Penguins (6 living species).

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