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American White Pelican

Pelecanus erythrorhynchos


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, in winter.


wastewater treatment pond along San Francisco Bay

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San Mateo, California, USA

Lat: 37.53, Long: -122.25

Spotted on Jul 21, 2012
Submitted on Aug 2, 2012

Spotted for mission

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