Summary: Pelecanus occidentalis (immature)

Latin name: Pelecanus occidentalis (immature)

English name: brown pelican
Papiamentu name: ganshi
Dutch name: bruine pelikaan

Size in cm including bill: 135
Bill size in cm: 33
Wingspan in cm: 215
Tail size in cm:
Egg clutch: 2 - 3
Egg clutch size in mm: 72 X 46

Origin of picture:
Location: in the salt water salinja of boca ascension
Observation time: april 2010

Taxonomy of Pelecanus occidentalis (immature)

  • Root: Theropoda
    • Superclass: Coelurosauria
      • Class: Aves
        • Superorder: Neognathae
          • Order: Pelicaniformes
            • Family: Pelecanidae
              • Popularname: pelicans

Photos of Pelecanus occidentalis (immature)
 
loct.: in the salt water salinja of boca ascension
loct.: in the salt water salinja of boca ascension
loct.: in the salt water salinja of boca ascension
loct.: in the salt water salinja of boca ascension