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Great white pelican

Pelecanus onocrotalus

Description:

Large white pelican of Africa. Often feed in large groups, creating a whirlpool effect that enables the entire group to catch members of a school of fish. This pair did similar at the water's edge

Habitat:

Ngorongoro crater picnic area

Notes:

stopping for a picnic on safari is one of my favorite ways of finding elusive spottings

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3 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 a year ago

Your welcome....

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton a year ago

Thank you!

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 a year ago

Photo No. 3: is a very beautiful photo....

KarenSaxton
Spotted by
KarenSaxton

Tanzania

Lat: -3.24, Long: 35.63

Spotted on Dec 28, 2017
Submitted on Mar 26, 2018

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