endangered species thema mac the Macaroni penguin. The Macaroni Penguin By: JOSIE DAVIDSON and ELLEN FINN. Physical Characteristics of the macaroni penguin.
The penguin plays the role as the consumer. Chrysolophus. They are from the kingdom Animalia, phylum chordata, class aves, order sphenisciforms, and the family spheniscidae.
The diet consists of a variety of crustaceans, mainly krill, as well as small fish and cephalopods; the species consumes more marine life annually than any other species of seabird.
THe role they play in the ecosystem