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Brown Pelican (carolinensis)

Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis Gmelin, JF, 1789




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Classification
Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Pelecanidae
Genus:
   Pelecanus
Scientific:
  Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis


Original description

Citation:
  Gmelin, JF, 1789

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. p.571

Protonym:
  Pelecanus carolinensis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2656064


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  8D657F5D4A11A07D

Avibase ID:
  avibase-8D657F5D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8D657F5D


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 174687

Geographic range:

  • Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis: breeds coastally in eastern United States (Maryland south to Florida and Texas), eastern Mexico, Belize, and Honduras; and on Pacific coasts of Honduras, Costa Rica, and Panama. Disperses north on Atlantic coast and south to eastern Brazil; and on Pacific coast, north to southern Mexico and south to Peru
English:
Brown Pelican (carolinensis)
French:
Pélican brun (carolinensis)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Brown Pelican (carolinensis) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Brown Pelican (Atlantic) ( Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies

This taxon is a subspecies of Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis]

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Other synonyms


Bulgarian: Кафяв пеликан (ssp. carolinensis)
Czech: pelikán hnědý (ssp. carolinensis)
German: Braunpelikan (carolinensis)
English: Brown Pelican (Atlantic), Brown Pelican (carolinensis)
English, HBW: Brown Pelican (Atlantic)
English (IOC): Brown Pelican (Atlantic)
English (United States): Brown Pelican (Atlantic)
Spanish: Pelícano Café (carolinensis), Pelícano Pardo (Atlántico), Pelícano Pardo (carolinensis)
Spanish (Chile): Pelícano pardo (carolinensis)
Spanish (Costa Rica): Pelícano Pardo (carolinensis)
Spanish (Cuba): Pelícano pardo (carolinensis)
Spanish (Ecuador): Pelícano Pardo (carolinensis)
Spanish (Spain): Pelícano pardo (Atlántico), Pelícano Pardo (carolinensis)
Spanish (HBW): Brown Pelican (Atlantic)
Spanish (Mexico): Pelícano Café (carolinensis)
Spanish (Panama): Pelícano Pardo (carolinensis)
Spanish (Peru): Pelícano Pardo (carolinensis)
Finnish: ruskopelikaani (carolinensis)
French: Pélican brun (Atlantique), Pélican brun (carolinensis), Pélican brun (forme de l'Atlantique)
Icelandic: Brúnkani (carolinensis)
Japanese (romaji): kasshokuperikan (carolinensis)
Japanese: カッショクペリカン (carolinensis), カッショクペリカン(carolinensis)
Scientific: Pelecanus albicollis, Pelecanus carolinensis, Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis
Dutch: Bruine Pelikaan (Atlantisch)
Norwegian: brunpelikan (carolinensis)
Polish: pelikan brunatny (carolinensis)
Portuguese (Brazil): pelicano (carolinensis)
Portuguese (Portugal): pelicano-pardo (carolinensis)
Russian: Бурый пеликан (carolinensis)
Slovak: pelikán atlantický, pelikán atlantický (skup.)
Serbian: Američki smeđi nesit (carolinensis)
Swedish: brun pelikan (carolinensis)
Turkish: Kahverengi Pelikan (carolinensis)

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