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

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american white pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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tlim

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February 26, 2015 07:42 AM PST

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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annikaml

Date

July 31, 2011 06:31 PM CDT

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pelícano blanco Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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gallo

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February 21, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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jwedmonds

Date

February 28, 2015 09:12 AM PST

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Pelícano blanco Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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poncho

Date

February 22, 2015

Place

Xochimilco (Google, OSM)

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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tnewman

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February 20, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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cullen

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February 21, 2015 01:22 PM CST

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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cullen

Date

February 20, 2015 10:01 AM CST

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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luranga

Date

February 21, 2015

Description

Observed at least 50 specimens sitting upon a concrete embankment.

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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rangervic

Date

February 23, 2015 07:44 AM PST

Description

Like 50 of them, just circling over the lake like giant turkey vultures :)

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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shutterfineart

Date

February 21, 2015

Description

White Pelican at Mitchell Lake Audubon Center in San Antonio

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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mikaelb

Date

February 21, 2015 04:24 PM CST

Description

With Double-crested Cormorants and Brown Pelicans. Taken during the 2015 Port Aransas Whooping Crane Festival.

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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.