Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Scientific name definitions

Mark Shields
Version: 1.0 — Published March 4, 2020
Text last updated July 15, 2014

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Birds of the World

Authors

Mark Shields

Recommended Citation

Shields, M. (2020). Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (A. F. Poole, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.brnpel.01


Birds of North America

  • Version  2.0

  • Revision
  • July 15, 2014
  • Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis

Authors

Mark Shields

Revisors

Mark Shields

Recommended Citation

Shields, M. (2014). Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.609

Recommended Citation

Shields, M. 2002. Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis). In The Birds of North America, No. 609 (A. Poole and F. Gill, eds.). The Birds of North America, Inc., Philadelphia, PA. https://doi.org/10.2173/tbna.609.p


Handbook of the Birds of the World

Authors

Andrew Elliott, David Christie, Francesc Jutglar, Eduardo de Juana, and Guy M. Kirwan

Revisors

David Christie, Francesc Jutglar, Eduardo de Juana, and Guy M. Kirwan

Recommended Citation

Elliott, A., D. A. Christie, F. Jutglar, E. de Juana, and G. M. Kirwan (2016). Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis). In Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, J. Sargatal, D. A. Christie, and E. de Juana, Editors). Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Recommended Citation

Shields, M. (2020). Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (A. F. Poole, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.brnpel.01
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