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American White Pelican

Pelecanus erythrorhynchos


•Large, white waterbird. •Long bill with extensible pouch. •Legs short. •Body large and heavy. •Feet webbed. •Wings long and broad, with black trailing edge. •Tail short.


Saw this Pelican at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge near Cambridge, Maryland

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Maryland, USA

Spotted on Feb 16, 2013
Submitted on Mar 27, 2013

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