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Definition of the noun American White Pelican

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American White Pelican is the vernacular name of the Pelecanus erythrorhynchos, a species of Pelecanus.

  • geographic area: Caribbean, North America

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Google previewNational Geographic Guide to Birding Hot Spots of the United States (2006)

by Mel White, Paul Lehman

American White Pelican is a common summering bird, and herons such as Great and Snowy Egrets can appear in summer and tall. Like Waubay, Sand Lake National Wildlife Refuge can have hundreds of thousands of Snow Geese in early ...

Google previewSan Diego County Water Authority Emergency Water Storage Project, San Diego County (1997)

Environmental Impact Statement

The American white pelican is a CDFG Species of Special Concern ...

Google previewA Field Guide to Birds of the Desert Southwest (1997)

by Barbara L. Davis

Habitat and Diet The American White Pelican is a rare to uncommon transient in areas of the Southwestern lowlands where large, shallow bodies of water contain ample fish, its main diet. It is a year-round visitor along the Colorado River and ...

Google previewUpper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge, Comprehensive Conservation Plan, Alternative E, Modified Wildlife and Integrated Public Use (2006)

Environmental Impact Statement

The American White Pelican is a relatively new, but common, visitor to the Refuge in spring, summer and fall. The bird does not nest on the Refuge. The closest nesting colonies are in western Minnesota (Marsh Lake) and east-central ...

Google previewArlington and Garrows Bend Channels and Adjacent Area Restoration, Mobile County (2003)

Environmental Impact Statement

American white pelican: The American white pelican is a large, colonial bird that feeds in 26 shallow waters of oceans, lakes, and rivers. It is found along the Alabama coast in winter 27 and some birds may remain through the summer.

Google previewPocatello Field Office Resource Management Plan (2010)

Environmental Impact Statement

American White Pelican The American white pelican is a BLM type 2 sensitive species that is commonly found in association with the larger open reservoirs in the PFO area. There is no pelican nesting habitat found on public land in the PFO ...

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

American white pelican. Bill shows horny growth that appears in breeding season (New York ...

Google previewBritannica Student Encyclopedia (A-Z Set) (2012)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc

The best- known types are the North American white pelican and the European white pelican.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

The American white pelican, P. erythrorhynchus, Is five feet long and eight or nine feet in extent of wings ; the general plumage is white, with black primaries, and yellow lengthened plumes on the back of the head and on the breast. The bill is ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1904)

by William Dwight Whitney

The American white pelican, P. trachyrhynchtw, is five feet long and eight or nine feet in extent of wings; the eneral plumage is white, with black primaries, an yellow ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1895)

The American white pelican, P. trachyrhynchus, is five feet long and eight or nine feet in extent of Yo: the general plumage is white, with black primaries, and yellow lengthened plumes on the back of the head and on the breast. The bill is ...

Google previewThe Century dictionary (1914)

an encyclopedic lexicon of the English language by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

The American white pelican, P. erythrvrhynchus, is five feet long and eight or nine feet in extent of wings ; the general plumage is white, with black primaries, and yellow lengthened plumes on the back of the head and on the breast. The bill is ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Marine Science (2008)

by Barbara Charton, John Tietjen

The American white pelican is found in the Everglades of Florida. It is the largest example of the group and has an average wingspan in excess of 3 m (10 feet). The survival of the genus was in doubt in the early 1970s, but it has recovered ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

The American white pelican, P. trachyrhynchus, is five feet long and eight or nine feet in extent of wings; the general plumage is white, ...

Google previewThe Century dictionary and cyclopedia (1906)

a work of universal reference in all departments of knowledge with a new atlas of the world by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

The American white pelican, P. trachyrhynchus. Is five feet long and eight or nine feet In extent of wings ; the general plumage is white ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1905)

A universal reference library comprising the arts and sciences ... commerce, etc., of the world by George Edwin Rines, Frederick Converse Beach

The American white pelican {Pery- thrcrhynchus) is abundant along the Gulf coast and, in the interior, in the Mississippi Valley and westward, far into Canada, and is common on the coast of California ; elsewhere in temperate North America it ...

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