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Pelecanus occidentalis californicus
Pelecanus occidentalis californicus
Brown Pelican
Photographer: Glenn and Martha Vargas
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1073 3283 3180 0063 (2002-02-25)

Copyright © 2002 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Mar 1958
  • latitude 30.08982   longitude -114.54329   max error distance 1144 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks Found via Google Maps
  • location   Baja California, Isla Muertito (Isla Muertito, Mexico)
  • family Pelecanidae
  • notes   adult
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 64793
  • photo category: Animal - Bird

  • common names   Brown Pelican (ITIS )
  • View Encyclopedia of Life record for Pelecanus occidentalis californicus
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    Feb 3, 2013

    Action: changed name from "Pelecanus occidentalis" to "Pelecanus occidentalis californicus "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Adding subspecific name"

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