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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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dpom

Date

October 30, 2014 10:06 AM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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rangerrich

Date

October 28, 2014 08:10 AM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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annikaml

Date

February 10, 2013 06:30 PM CST

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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taogirl

Date

October 25, 2014

Description

enjoyed watching the process this bird used to capture and eat prey

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american white pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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anewman

Date

May 28, 2007

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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keimwj

Date

October 22, 2014 10:57 AM EDT

Description

22 Oct 2014.
E B Forsythe NWR, Atlantic Co, NJ.
Found in a freshwater impoundment.
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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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jmaughn

Date

October 21, 2014

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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danielled83

Date

October 21, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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test_biocaching1

Date

October 21, 2014 07:30 PM BST

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(Somewhere...)

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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cullen

Date

October 8, 2014 03:25 PM CDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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sambiology

Date

October 19, 2014

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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royaltyler

Date

October 16, 2014 10:09 AM CDT
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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.