"A giant penguin that would have towered above today's largest species has been discovered in a New Zealand university's storage shed, it's been reported.
The New Zealand Herald said that the new species was the first of its kind to be found on North Island, and the specimen dates back 28 million years to a time when New Zealand was largely underwater. The storage shed at the university may still yield other discoveries, Dr Thomas said. "It turned out there was a raft of other specimens as well - it was a treasure trove of some really incredible stuff," he told the paper."
11/28/14, "Ancient penguin was a giant of NZ birdlife," New Zealand Herald, Jamie Morton
"It was likely the bird would have been a deep-diving penguin, like the emperor, and been preyed upon by sharks and dolphins."...