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"Nuzzing Penguins"

An African penguin (Spheniscus demersus) pair engage in mutual preening prior to mating. Taken at Boulders Beach, Simon's Town, South Africa, Africa. The bird is also known as the Black-footed penguin or the Jackass penguin. The species is listed as endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species at iucnredlist.org.

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