PaleoDB taxon number: 165126
Full reference: S. A. Walsh and M. E. Suarez. 2006. New penguin remains from the Pliocene of Northern Chile. Historical Biology 18(2):115-126
Type specimen: SGOPV-1104, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Bahia Inglesa Unit 3, which is in a Zanclean marine conglomerate in the Bahia Inglesa Formation of Chile.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore