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Brown Pelican

Pelecanus occidentalis


Adult: large bird, and beak, w/ brown body, pale yellow head Juvenile: Large bird, and beak, w/ light brown body Females: look very similar to a juvenile


Ocean shores and bays.

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Desmond.E.S.O 3 years ago

Is this is a Juvenile or a Female?

James McNair
James McNair 3 years ago

Superb image #1 Desmond

Desmond.E.S.O 3 years ago

Thank you Daniele!

DanielePralong 3 years ago

Great pictures Desmond!

California, USA

Lat: 33.74, Long: -118.10

Spotted on Jul 3, 2013
Submitted on Jan 22, 2015

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