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Pelecanus thagus   Molina, 1782

Peruvian pelican

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Classification
Aves | Ciconiiformes | Pelecanidae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Main reference
Lepage, D. 2007. (Ref. 7816)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 152 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8812); max. published weight: 3.2 kg (Ref. 356)

Environment
Others

Climate / Range
Tropical

Distribution
Southeast Pacific and Southwest Atlantic: Chile and Peru. Tropical and subtropical.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Wingspan: 228 cm (Ref. 8812). A coastal species which exhibits surface seizing and often found in coastal Islands (Ref. 356).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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References
Mass conversion

Internet sources
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Very high vulnerability (90 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown