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How big are they?
The Adélie penguins are medium size. They are around 70 cm in height.

An Adélie penguin weighs 4 to 5.5 kilos.

Where do they live?
You can find Adélies in Antarctica. They travel further from the sea than other penguins.

Peruvian (Humboldt)

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How big are they?
They are small - around 68cm tall. They weigh 4·5 -5 kg.

Where do they live?
Peruvian Penguin
Peruvian penguins live in the sea in South America.
They make their nests in caves and in sandburrows.

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