Did You Know?
Magellanic penguins are named after Ferdinand Magellan who first discovered them in 1519.
Potter Park Zoo is home to over 160 species of animals, many of which are threatened or endangered, including Amur Tigers, Red Pandas, Bali Mynah Birds, Snow Leopards, Tamarin Monkeys, Bongos and more. Want to get to know them? Interested in finding out more about the animals you met during your trip to the zoo? Check out these animal profiles.
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