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Brown Pelican
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Pelecanus occidentalis Scientific name
Pelicaniformes Order
Pelecanidae Family
 106–137 cm. (Wingspan183 to 250  cm) Length
Coastal waters, lagoons, estuaries, lakes. Range:- Both coasts of America.  Atlantic and Gulf Coast, Canada:-  Nova Scotia to Brazil. Gulf of Mexico:- Mexico, Caribbean Pacific Canada:-  British Columbia to central Chile, and including the Galapagos Islands. Habitat
 2-3 eggs, incubation by both parents 28-32 days, fledging 68–88  days. Clutch
Fish which it dives into the water for. Food  
Gregarious Habits
3795TSN: 174685 - Sub-species World Number

Brown Pelican Andrew Spencer Suncoast Seabird Sancturary, Pinellas Co., Florida United States XC102120 begging call  

AKA:- Czech: Pelikán hnedý, pelikán hnědý, pelikán hnìdý
Danish: Brun Pelikan
German: Braunpelikan, Meerespelikan
English: Brown Pelican
Spanish: Alacatraz, Alcatraz, Flamenco, Pélican, Pelícano, Pelícano Alcatraz, Pelícano Café, Pelicano pardo, Pelícano Pardo
Spanish (Chile): Pelícano pardo
Spanish (Colombia): Pelícano Pardo
Spanish (Costa Rica): Pelicano pardo
Spanish (Cuba): Alcatraz
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Pélican, Pelícano
Spanish (Honduras): Flamenco, Pelícano café
Spanish (Mexico): Pelícano Café, pelícano pardo
Spanish (Nicaragua): Pelícano Pardo
Spanish (Venezuela): Pelícano, Alcatraz
Estonian: pruunpelikan
Finnish: Ruskopelikaani
French: Pélican brun, Pélican brun d'Amérique
Guadeloupean Creole French: Grand gosier
Haitian Creole French: Gangozye
Hebrew: שקנאים
Italian: Pellicano bruno
Japanese: kasshokuperikan
Japanese: カッショクペリカン
Latin: Pelecanus fuscus, Pelecanus occidentalis
Lithuanian: Rudasis pelikanas
Dutch: Bruine Pelikaan
Norwegian: Brunpelikan
Polish: pelikan brunatny
Portuguese: pelicano-do-mar, Pelicano-pardo
Portuguese (Brazil): pelicano-do-mar, Pelicano-pardo
Russian: Американский бурый пеликан, Бурый пеликан
Slovak: Pelikán hnedý
Swedish: Brun pelikan
Chinese: 褐鹈鹕

Pelecanus occidentalis
Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis]
Pelecanus occidentalis californicus
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis
Pelecanus occidentalis murphyi
Pelecanus occidentalis occidentalis
Pelecanus occidentalis thagus
Pelecanus occidentalis urinator

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