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

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Recent observations

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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dpom

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January 22, 2017 11:07 AM PST

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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glezah

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January 15, 2017 06:14 PM CST

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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aureliomolinahdz

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October 27, 2016 03:18 PM CDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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aureliomolinahdz

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October 27, 2016 10:47 AM CDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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aureliomolinahdz

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September 27, 2016 03:20 PM CDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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bonahr

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January 21, 2017 05:21 PM EST

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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bbunny

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January 15, 2017 10:08 AM PST

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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taogirl

Date

January 20, 2017

Description

at 75 degrees with clear skies, it was a day to be out in nature. Took in some new birding areas at the recommendation of another birder.

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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aureliomolinahdz

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October 22, 2014 04:16 PM CDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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francisco3

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January 20, 2017 12:45 PM HST

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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aureliomolinahdz

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December 18, 2016 02:02 PM CST

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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thewayfarer21

Date

December 28, 2016 11:50 AM EST
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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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