The Macaroni Penguin (Eudyptes chrysolophus) is a species of penguin found from the Subantarctic to the Antarctic Peninsula. One of six species of crested penguin, it is very closely related to the Royal Penguin, and some authorities consider the two to be a single species. It bears a distinctive yellow crest, and the face and upperparts are black and sharply delineated from the white underparts.
Macaroni Penguins - . They don’t eat for about four weeks during the molting period. This is due to the fact that they can’t swim in the frigid waters without the protection of their feathers to keep them warm.