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Brown Pelican [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator]

Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator] (= Pelecanus occidentalis occidentalis) Linnaeus, 1766




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Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Pelecanidae
Genus:
  Pelecanus

Scientific:
  Pelecanus occidentalis occidentalis

Citation:
  Linnaeus, 1766

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.215

Protonym:
  Pelecanus occidentalis

Avibase ID:
  E37CA19A048F2F6F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E37CA19A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174686

Geographic range:

  • Pelecanus occidentalis occidentalis: West Indies and Caribbean to islands off Venezuela
  • Pelecanus occidentalis murphyi: breeds on the Pacific coast of northwestern South America (Colombia and Ecuador); disperses south to northern Chile
  • Pelecanus occidentalis urinator: Galapagos Islands
English:
Brown Pelican [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator]
Czech:
pelikán hnědý
German:
Braunpelikan
Danish:
Brun Pelikan
Spanish:
Pelícano Alcatraz
Finnish:
ruskopelikaani
French:
Pélican brun [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator]
Italian:
Pellicano bruno
Japanese:
kasshokuperikan
Japanese:
カッショクペリカン
Dutch:
Bruine Pelikaan
Norwegian:
Brunpelikan
Polish:
pelikan brunatny
Portuguese:
pelicano-pardo
Portuguese (Brazil):
pelicano-pardo
Russian:
Бурый пеликан
Slovak:
Pelikán hnedý
Swedish:
Brun pelikan
Chinese:
褐鹈鹕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Brown Pelican [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator] ( Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Brown Pelican [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator] ( Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Brown Pelican [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator] ( Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Brown Pelican [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator] ( Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Brown Pelican [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator] ( Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator])
eBird version 1.55:
Brown Pelican (Southern) ( Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Brown Pelican (Southern) ( Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Brown Pelican (Southern) ( Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Brown Pelican (Southern) ( Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis Group]) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis]

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Czech: pelikán hnědý
Danish: Brun Pelikan
German: Braunpelikan
English: Brown Pelican (Southern), Brown Pelican [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator]
Spanish: Pelícano Alcatraz, Pelícano Café (grupo occidentalis)
Spanish (Chile): Pelícano pardo
Spanish (Costa Rica): Pelicano pardo
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Pelícano
Spanish (Spain): Pelícano Pardo [occidentalis Group]
Spanish (Honduras): Flamenco
Spanish (Mexico): Pelícano Café (grupo occidentalis), Pelícano pardo
Spanish (Panama): Pelícano Pardo (grupo occidentalis)
Estonian: pruunpelikan
Finnish: ruskopelikaani
French: Pélican brun [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator], Pélican brun [occidentalis]
Guadeloupean Creole French: Grand gosier
Haitian Creole French: Gangozye
Hebrew: שקנאים
Italian: Pellicano bruno
Japanese: kasshokuperikan, kasshokuperikan (occidentalis guru-pu)
Japanese: カッショクペリカン, カッショクペリカン (occidentalis グループ)
Scientific: Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis Group], Pelecanus occidentalis [occidentalis, murphyi, urinator], Pelecanus occidentalis occidentalis
Lithuanian: Rudasis pelikanas
Dutch: Bruine Pelikaan, Bruine Pelikaan (Zuidelijk)
Norwegian: Brunpelikan, brunpelikan (occidentalis gr.)
Polish: pelikan brunatny
Portuguese: pelicano-pardo
Portuguese (Brazil): pelicano [grupo occidentalis], pelicano-pardo
Russian: Бурый пеликан
Slovak: Pelikán hnedý
Swedish: Brun pelikan, brun pelikan [occidentalis Group]
Turkish: Kahverengi Pelikan [occidentalis Grubu]
Chinese: 褐鹈鹕

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