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    • Американский белый пеликан
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    • 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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kestrel

Date

August 27, 2015 01:05 PM PDT

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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jmaughn

Date

August 28, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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jonwbecker

Date

June 23, 2013

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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avocat

Date

August 24, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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trc_alison

Date

November 27, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A very lost pelican.

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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mrfish33

Date

July 30, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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mrfish33

Date

July 29, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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rbbrummitt

Date

August 25, 2015 10:30 AM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Listed as "vulnerable", this colony of pelicans seems to be doing fine.

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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leosandra

Date

January 30, 2007

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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richardwasson

Date

August 24, 2015

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

With a Double-crested Cormorant landing behind it in the first picture

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American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Observer

mrfish33

Date

July 2, 2015

Place

Wapiti, WY (Google, OSM)
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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.