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Australian pelican, Pelecanus conspicillatus

athur (inh -)
adhur (inh -)
moothe (minha -)
in Uw Oykangand
in Uw Olkola
in Pakanh


(Photo: PH)

The Australian pelican, Pelecanus conspicillatus (family Pelicanidae), is the only pelican in Australia. It is common in and around coastal and lowland wetlands, feeding with other waterbirds.

e-mail: Philip Hamilton.
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