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.
Macaroni penguin, Eudyptes chrysolophus, chick | The Macaroni penguin is one of six species of crested penguins. The six species are: Erect-crested, Snares, Fiordland, Rockhopper, Macaroni and Royal penguins.