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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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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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greglasley

Date

March 29, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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dwest

Date

March 27, 2015 11:44 AM PDT

Description

Bill showing breeding "bump"

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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adrogers

Date

March 28, 2015 09:17 AM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Observer

butterflies4fun

Date

March 28, 2015 06:43 PM CDT

Description

Pelican

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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greglasley

Date

March 28, 2015

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Pelícano blanco Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Date

March 21, 2015

Description

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

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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martinsv

Date

March 22, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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martinsv

Date

March 22, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

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

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 21, 2015 01:12 PM PDT

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Pelícano blanco Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Date

March 21, 2015

Description

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

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Pelícano blanco Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Date

March 21, 2015

Description

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

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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.