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Dalmatian Pelican

Pelecanus crispus

Description:

This pelican is the largest of the pelicans. Adult dalmatian pelican has a silvery-white plumage and an orange-red pouch under its bill. However, the plumage turns to white or grey in winter and the pouch fades to yellow as the breeding season progresses.

Habitat:

Reed beds, open space on islands in river deltas and coastal lagoons, inland freshwater wetlands.


1 Species ID Suggestions

Liam
Liam 7 years ago
Dalmatian Pelican
Pelecanus crispus Dalmatian Pelican


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3 Comments

YorkieSutaryo
YorkieSutaryo 7 years ago

Yep its done Karen :)

YorkieSutaryo
YorkieSutaryo 7 years ago

Thanks for the ID Liam!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Hi Yorkie, your first photo isn't appearing. Please can you upload it again

YorkieSutaryo
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YorkieSutaryo

日野市 (Hino), 関東 (Kanto Region), Japan

Lat: 35.65, Long: 139.40

Spotted on Jan 31, 2012
Submitted on Feb 4, 2012

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