American White Pelican - Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
Author Gmelin, 1789
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 174684
Common Names Spanish: Pelícano blanco
English: American White Pelican
French: Pélican d'Amérique
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Pelecaniformes
          Family: Pelecanidae
            Genus: Pelecanus
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Synonyms (since 1950)
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ITIS TSN174684
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    LC (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)7
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets4
Year1977 - 2004
Latitude32.91 - 38.22
Longitude-122.99 - -118.93
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