A leucistic adult Adelie penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae) on Devil Island on the Northeast side of the Antarctic Peninsula. This adult is the parent to two 'normal' coloration chicks. This coloration in Adelie penguins is very rare and sometimes referred to as an Isabelline or albinistic Adelie penguin.


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Image ID: 0056870-MNO

A leucistic adult Adelie penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae) on Devil Island on the Northeast side of the Antarctic Peninsula. This adult is the parent to two 'normal' coloration chicks. This coloration in Adelie penguins is very rare and sometimes referred to as an Isabelline or albinistic Adelie penguin.
Credit to: BluePlanetArchive / Michael S. Nolan

Image dimensions: 4500x3600