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Great white pelican

Pelecanus onocrotalus


White Pelican that can be seen in Argentinian´s Temaiken, animal reserve.

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Ceci 8 years ago

Thank you Liam! Guess they were taken to the reserve from another continent then; I tried looking for american kinds.... Thank you!

Liam 8 years ago

These birds do not have orange lores, which typical American White Pelicans have. That and the extensive head plumes make these Great White Pelicans (Pelecanus onocrotalus).

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Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Spotted on Sep 21, 2011
Submitted on Jan 4, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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