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American White Pelican

Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Description:

The white pelican is a winter visitor to central Florida. They do not dive for fish like the brown pelican. This group was fishing by herding the fish into a concentrated area, and then the whole group feeds together.

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cpequeen
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cpequeen

Lakeland, Florida, USA

Spotted on Mar 16, 2013
Submitted on Mar 16, 2013

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