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    • pélican d'Amérique
    • pélican d'Amérique
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    • Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
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    • American White Pelican
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    • Pelícano blanco
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Pelícano blanco Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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eaguirreg

Date

January 7, 2014 11:18 AM CST

Description

Reserva de ría Celestún, pelícanos.

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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geodani

Date

May 27, 2015 05:12 PM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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kkroeker

Date

May 25, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Pelícano blanco Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Date

May 24, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro, Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos.

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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anudibranchmom

Date

May 24, 2015 08:39 AM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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robberfly

Date

May 24, 2015

Description

Seemed like lots of birds were feeding on the Seahare eggs...

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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jaykeller

Date

May 23, 2015 01:10 PM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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hummer56

Date

May 23, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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javigonz

Date

December 3, 2013

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Pelícano blanco Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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gzepeda

Date

May 22, 2015 12:50 PM CDT

Description

Breve descripción de lo que observaste

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american white pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Observer

msieges

Date

April 25, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Observer

littlefox1

Date

February 13, 2014

Description

Pelicans were gone from our area for 40 years and started migrating back 8 yrs ago. Love seeing them on the Mississippi every summer!

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Description from Wikipedia

The American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) is a large aquatic bird from the order Pelecaniformes. It breeds in interior North America, moving south and to the coasts, as far as Central America and South America, in winter.

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.