Australian and New Zealand little penguins are distinct species

Main report: Researchers find that Australian and New Zealand little penguins are distinct species
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Other Reporting: Sci-Newsa
Scientific Paper: PLOS One   
New Taxa: Eudyptula novaehollandiae, Eudyptula minor
Categories: Birds | New Species
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Australian little penguins are a separate species from those living in New Zealand, a team of ornithologists led by University of Otago scientist Dr Stefanie Grosser has shown. 

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