African Penguin (image) Wildlife Conservation Society Share Print E-Mail Caption Feather-loss disorder has also been observed in African penguins, which inhabit the coast and offshore islands of South Africa. Credit Nola Parsons Usage Restrictions One time usage only. Must use the following credit: Nola Parsons Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.