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Our Penguins

While it’s difficult to distinguish one Magellanic Penguin from another, Aquarium visitors will be able to tell who’s who by looking at the penguins’ color-coded ID tags on their wings.

Penguin Gatz portrait with blue water background

Our Roster of Penguins

Admiral Fancy Pants

ID Tag
Hatch Day June 6, 2015
Birthplace San Diego, CA
Siblings None

Anderson

ID Tag
Hatch Day June 25, 2013
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Heidi, Skipper, Lily, Gatz, Dee and Wally

Dee
Dee is named after famed Magellanic Penguin researcher P. Dee Boersma

ID Tag
Hatch Day May 18, 2018
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Heidi, Anderson, Skipper, Lily, Gatz and Wally

Cleo

ID Tag
Hatch Day May 14, 2018
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Jayde and Fisher

Fisher

ID Tag
Hatch Day May 17, 2016
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Jayde and Cleo

Floyd

ID Tag
Hatch Day May 22, 2010
Birthplace San Francisco, CA
Siblings None

Gatz

ID Tag
Hatch Day May 22, 2017
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Heidi, Anderson, Skipper, Lily, Dee and Wally

Heidi
First penguin hatched at the Aquarium of the Pacific

ID Tag
Hatch Day June 19, 2013
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Anderson, Skipper, Lily, Gatz, Dee and Wally

Jayde

ID Tag
Hatch Day May 31, 2014
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Fisher and Cleo

Kate
Part of a group of several thousand juvenile penguins that stranded in Brazil

ID Tag
Hatch Day Unknown (Wild Rescue/Estimated 2010)
Birthplace Niteroi, Rio de Janerio, Brazil
Siblings None

Lily

ID Tag
Hatch Day June 5, 2015
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Heidi, Anderson, Skipper, Gatz, Dee and Wally

Ludwig

ID Tag
Hatch Day May 15, 2011
Birthplace San Francisco, CA
Siblings None

Mattson

ID Tag
Hatch Day June 15, 2014
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Paddles

Paddles

ID Tag
Hatch Day June 12, 2014
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Mattson

Patsy

ID Tag
Hatch Day May 28, 2003
Birthplace San Francisco, CA
Siblings None

Robbie
Part of a group of several thousand juvenile penguins that stranded in Brazil

ID Tag
Hatch Day Unknown (Wild Rescue/Estimated 2010)
Birthplace Niteroi, Rio de Janerio, Brazil
Siblings None

Roxy
Part of a group of several thousand juvenile penguins that stranded in Brazil

ID Tag
Hatch Day Unknown (Wild Rescue/Estimated 2010)
Birthplace Niteroi, Rio de Janerio, Brazil
Siblings None

Shim

ID Tag
Hatch Day May 25, 2004
Birthplace San Francisco, CA
Siblings None

Skipper

ID Tag
Hatch Day June 27, 2014
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Heidi, Anderson, Lily, Gatz, Dee and Wally

Whatever

ID Tag
Hatch Day May 14, 2002
Birthplace San Francisco, CA
Siblings None

Wally

ID Tag
Hatch Day May 19, 2018
Birthplace Long Beach, CA
Siblings Heidi, Anderson, Lily, Skipper, Gatz and Dee