WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelecanus onocrotalus Linnaeus, 1758

137176  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137176)

accepted
Species
marine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: 140-178 cm. Plumage: white; breeding...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: 140-178 cm. Plumage: white; breeding birds have pinkish tinge; back of head with small crest; primaries, secondaries and primary coverts black (noticeable only in flight). Immature mostly grey-brown with some white on back and belly. Bare parts: iris red to red-brown; male facial skin pink to purplish, female facial skin orange; bill yellowish grey with pink edges and yellow pouch; feet and legs pink to yellow. Habitat: coastal bays and estuaries, and inland waters.<388><393><391> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Old World  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Old World [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Pelecanus onocrotalus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137176 on 2017-12-15

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: 140-178 cm. Plumage: white; breeding birds have pinkish tinge; back of head with small crest; primaries, secondaries and primary coverts black (noticeable only in flight). Immature mostly grey-brown with some white on back and belly. Bare parts: iris red to red-brown; male facial skin pink to purplish, female facial skin orange; bill yellowish grey with pink edges and yellow pouch; feet and legs pink to yellow. Habitat: coastal bays and estuaries, and inland waters.<388><393><391> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Old World [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpelikani rozë  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorРозов пеликан  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorroze pelikaan  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhite pelicanUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreat white pelican  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpélican blanc  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRosapelikan  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorשקנאי מצוי  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpellicano  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrožinis pelikanas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΡοδοπελεκάνος  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpvitpelikan  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhvitpelikan  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkvitpelikan  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpelikan różowy  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpelicanul comun  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorрозовый пеликанUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПеликан розовый  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrožnati pelikan  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpelícano común  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvit pelikan  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorak pelikan  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorРожевий пеліканUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПелікан рожевий  [details]