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  • Recently, brooding royal and erect-crested penguins have been reported to tip the smaller eggs out as the second is laid.
  • The fate of the first egg is mostly unknown, but studies on the related royal penguin and erect-crested penguin show the female tips the egg out when the larger second egg is laid.
  • Erect-crested penguins nest in large colonies on rocky terrain.
  • Conversely, the close relationship of the macaroni and royal penguins, and the erect-crested and Snares penguins have led some to propose that the two pairs should be regarded as species.
  • In addition to being listed as an endangered species on the IUCN Red List, the erect-crested penguin is listed as endangered and granted protection under the U.S. Endangered Species Act.
  • The mascot character of the anime Neon Genesis Evangelion is an erect-crested penguin named Pen Pen.
  • The islands are also home to numerous bird species including the endemic Antipodes snipe and Antipodes parakeet, as well as several albatrosses, petrels and penguins, including half of the world population of erect-crested penguins.
  • The erect-crested penguin (Eudyptes sclateri) is a penguin from New Zealand.
  • The seabirds are southern rockhopper and erect-crested penguins, Antipodean, black-browed, light-mantled and white-capped albatrosses, and northern giant, grey and white-chinned petrels.
  • The Bounty group has been identified as an Important Bird Area (IBA) by BirdLife International because of its significance as a breeding site for erect-crested penguins, Salvin's albatrosses and Bounty shags.