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The long-tailed Gentoo penguin (Pygoscelis papua) is a penguin species in the genus Pygoscelis. Gentoos breed on many sub-Antarctic islands. The main colonies are on the Falkland Islands, South Georgia and Kerguelen Islands; smaller populations are found on Macquarie Island, Heard Islands, South Shetland Islands and the Antarctic Peninsula.


Commerson's dolphin (also known as the Panda dolphin) lives off the southern coast of Argentina, the Strait of Magellan


Kerguelen Islands FT5XT Tourist attractions spot Wandering albatross and king penguin.


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Kerguelen Islands, Antarctica ::foliage, wildlife, modernity -- the Kerguelen Islands offer very little in the way of infrastructure and nothing by way of attractions save the majesty of a moonscape and views over the southern Indian Ocean. The capital of Port Aux Francais consists predominantly of research facilities so a PhD is almost a prerequisite to visit. Either that or a lot of time to kill on a boat then waiting for a boat then on a boat again.