Erect-crested Penguin, Big-crested Penguin

Erect-crested Penguin, Big-crested Penguin

Erect-crested Penguin, Big-crested Penguin by Jerry Ragg
Species & Artwork Details
Status: 
Endangered
Family: 
SPHENISCIDAE
Order: 
SPHENISCIFORMES
Genus: 
Eudyptes
Species: 
sclateri
Population trend: 
decreasing
Authority: 
Buller, 1888
Common names (Spa): 
Pingino de las Antpodas, Pingino de Sclater
Medium: 
Oil
"Nature is naturally inspiring. It is medicine for the soul. Nature is part of each of us whether we embrace it or not. As a wildlife artist, my goal is to touch a part of the soul that only nature can achieve. Something real, something organic and something that touches the heart."