Definition of Spheniscus demersus
1. Noun. Small penguin of South America and southern Africa with a braying call.
Generic synonyms: Penguin
Group relationships: Genus Spheniscus, Spheniscus
Lexicographical Neighbors of Spheniscus Demersus
Literary usage of Spheniscus demersus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Catalogue of the Collection of Birds' Eggs in the British Museum (Natural by Eugene William Oates, Savil Grey Reid, William Robert Ogilvie-Grant (1901)
"Spheniscus demersus, Cunningham, Ibis, 1868, p. 489. Spheniscus magellanicus, Abbott, His, 1861, p. 163; Scl. # Salv. Zool. ..."