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Pelecaniformes

Pelecanidae - Pelicans

All the species we've added within Pelecaniformes - Pelecanidae - Pelicans are shown below. Click on a species name to see all data available for that species.

Eastern White Pelican

Eastern White Pelican
Pelecanus onocrotalus

Protocols by:

  • Sedgwick County Zoo, Wichita, Kansas USA

Articles:

  • Diet intake amounts for chicks at Sedgwick County Zoo
  • Growth rate of chicks at Sedgwick County Zoo
Pink-backed Pelican

Pink-backed Pelican
Pelecanus rufescens

Articles:

  • Husbandry Guidelines for hand rearing the Pink-backed Pelican - Michelle Stevens

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