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  • Scientific Names
    • Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
  • English
    • American White Pelican
  • Spanish
    • Pelícano blanco
  • Russian
    • Американский белый пеликан
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • AWPE
  • French
    • pélican d'Amérique

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Recent observations

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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guevara-medina

Date

May 4, 2004

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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badams

Date

April 10, 2016

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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digibirdtrek

Date

April 20, 2016 12:45 PM PDT

Description

American White Pelican

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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dpom

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April 28, 2016 11:31 AM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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aheathco

Date

June 17, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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frank1974

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April 3, 2016

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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jokurtz

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April 26, 2016

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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philwarren

Date

April 27, 2016 11:15 AM PDT

Place

Bodega Bay (Google, OSM)

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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dpom

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April 21, 2016 08:43 AM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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jokurtz

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December 30, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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gyrrlfalcon

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April 24, 2016

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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srickman

Date

April 23, 2016

Description

Large mostly white water bird. The wings are black tipped and the large bill is yellow, orange and black.

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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.
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