Penguin Watch Talk

Subject: APZ000365a

Subject APZ000365a Full subject data (JSON)

Comments

  • AvastMH by AvastMH moderator

    Looking at a predator? Beaks gaping to keep the temperature down?

    Posted

  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    No, they are just begging for food;)

    Posted

  • juliebugs1 by juliebugs1

    are they considered chicks at this stage of their development?

    Posted

  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    Yes, unless they've got all the signs of maturity. These are missing the characteristic white head patches as adult Gentoos have got and

    Posted

  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    their chins/throats are white (not black at adults). But when you can't tell, it's better to chose adult option. Thanks for asking 😃

    Posted