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Spot-billed Pelican

Pelecanus philippensis


spotted at Ranganthittu Bird Sanctuary, Mandya (India).

1 species ID suggestions

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 6 years ago
Spot-billed Pelican
Pelecanus philippensis Spot-billed Pelican


drpalombella 6 years ago

Beautiful pic. It hardly looks real. The sky and the bird are perfect together.

KarenL 6 years ago

Nice action photo!

rdx1312 6 years ago

Thanks, Ava! Thanks everyone for helping :)

@Carol: haha Agreed!

DanielePralong 6 years ago

Ava is correct about the brown pelican. Ali, can we kindly remind you to check for distribution before making an ID suggestion. Thank you.

Carol Snow Milne 2
Carol Snow Milne 2 6 years ago

What a very cool pelican. Looks like a character in Finding Nemo. HA!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 6 years ago

This can't be a brown pelican as the brown pelican is a New World bird.

Karnataka, India

Lat: 12.42, Long: 76.66

Spotted on Feb 18, 2013
Submitted on Feb 18, 2013

Spotted for missions

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