The fossil huge penguin found school students received the scientific description of 15 years later

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Paleontologists described a huge penguin of Kairuku waewaeroa who lived in New Zealand about 30 million years ago and reached nearly 1,4 meters in height. His bones in 2006 were found by school students from club of young naturalists — but only now experts carefully investigated the remains of an ancient bird. K. waewaeroa — not the first and at all the largest of the penguins giants found in New Zealand. Nevertheless this find is very valuable thanks to the good safety. The description of a new look is published in article for the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology magazine. Penguins (Sphenisciformes)...