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Pelecanus occidentalis urinator
Pelecanus occidentalis urinator
Galapagos Brown Pelican
Photographer: Dr. Robert T. and Margaret Orr
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0091 3183 0917 0112 (2001-03-07)

Copyright © 2001 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Aug 1, 1973
  • location   not provided
  • notes   nest
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 56848
  • photo category: Animal - Bird

  • common names   Galapagos Brown Pelican (Sibley )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Michael Frankis    Jul 26, 2007

    Action: changed name from "Pelicanus occidentalis carolinensis" to "Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis "

    Reviewer's comments:

    2. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    Feb 2, 2013

    Action: changed name from "Pelecanus occidentalis carolinensis" to "Pelecanus occidentalis urinator "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "The habitat looks like the Galapagos islands so subspecific name is wrong"

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