Pelicans (Pelecanidae)

Pink-backed Pelican (Pelecanus rufescens) - HBW 1, p. 309

French: Pélican gris German: Rötelpelikan Spanish: Pelícano Rosado

Taxonomy: Pelecanus rufescens Gmelin, 1789, West Africa.
Monotypic.

Distribution: Subtropical and tropical Africa from Senegal and Ethiopia to Natal (South Africa) and Botswana; also Madagascar (formerly) and recently SW Arabia.

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