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

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August 3, 2014

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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james3

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August 19, 2014

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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August 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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csavy

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October 16, 2013

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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tiwane

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August 14, 2014 02:56 PM PDT

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They make it look so easy.

American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos). Point Reyes National Seashore, California.

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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dave-barry

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August 17, 2014

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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anudibranchmom

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August 16, 2014 12:25 PM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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icosahedron

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August 15, 2014 11:48 AM PDT

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American white pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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asemerdj

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December 31, 2012

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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anudibranchmom

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August 15, 2014 08:48 AM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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maundering

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August 15, 2014 02:35 PM PDT

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Near lake Merritt pergola

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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jose2

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January 28, 2009
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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.