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Great White Pelican

Pelecanus onocrotalus

Description:

Great White Pelicans are large birds well adapted for aquatic life.



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40 Comments (1–25)

lemurian.samurai
lemurian.samurai 6 years ago

Thanks very much

Great shot!

GretelDeRuiter
GretelDeRuiter 7 years ago

wonderful symmetry!

SarahWhitt
SarahWhitt 7 years ago

Congrats on Photo of the Day!!
Phenomenal shot!! :)

ShaumingLo
ShaumingLo 7 years ago

Well deserve picture, congrats.

LisaPalmerFleming
LisaPalmerFleming 7 years ago

Congrats, an evocative pose and gorgeous photo.

styldesley
styldesley 7 years ago

I'm in awe! What a stunning photo.

Bong Ambutong
Bong Ambutong 7 years ago

Congrats Lemurian....

Wild Things
Wild Things 7 years ago

Congrats

lemurian.samurai
lemurian.samurai 7 years ago

Wow, what an honour, thanks again for all the positive comments.

Ceci
Ceci 7 years ago

Lovely bird and picture =)

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 7 years ago

Congats

Dennis Davenport
Dennis Davenport 7 years ago

Exceptional photo!

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 7 years ago

stunning shot!

peter
peter 7 years ago

Congrats Lemurian, your photo has been chosen as Spotting of the Day!

"The spectacular Great White Pelican is a graceful aquatic bird. Its incredible wingspan allows it to be airborne for an entire day without stopping."

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lemurian.samurai
lemurian.samurai 7 years ago

Thanks for the positive feedback, much appreciated

Stian Waaler
Stian Waaler 7 years ago

Wow, amazing photo!

RaquelAntunes
RaquelAntunes 7 years ago

Amazing!

Steffi
Steffi 7 years ago

Beautiful symmetry!!

lemurian.samurai
lemurian.samurai 7 years ago

Thanks, I definitely need to get out there again with the camera, it has been a while now

HeatherMiller
HeatherMiller 7 years ago

http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/5047...
2011 Best Wildlife Photo
8,191 participants8,274 spottings
We're calling for your best wildlife photos. This featured mission is open to all members from all over the world and will run until December. The best photo will be decided by popularity and the winner will receive a fun surprise prize and some serious bragging rights.

general missions page
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions

Welcome to Project Noah! You've got some amazing shots so far. I look forward to seeing more.

Nicholas4
Nicholas4 7 years ago

At the right place and the right time.. gorgeous take!

"Thank you, lemurian.samurai!"

mdwildlife
mdwildlife 7 years ago

Awesome shot! Way to capture the moment

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 7 years ago

Fabulous Snap !!
what an art .....

lemurian.samurai
Spotted by
lemurian.samurai

Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Lat: -29.85, Long: 31.01

Spotted on Apr 12, 2011
Submitted on Dec 4, 2011

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