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First King Penguin chick hatched in NYC born at Central Park Zoo

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    CENTRAL PARK, Manhattan (PIX11) — Central Park Zoo welcomes the first King Penguin chick born in NYC. Central Park Zoo’s newest King Penguin chick, also known as the Aptenodytes patagonicus, is the first to be hatched in the five boroughs. The sex of new chick still undetermined. “This hatching is a wonderful accomplishment for our staff,” said Craig Piper, […] More...