American White Pelican

Order: 

Pelecaniformes

Family: 

Pelecanidae

Genus: 

Pelecanus

Species: 

erythrorhynchos

Name: 

American White Pelican

Weight: 

4500-9000 g

Species Type: 

Avian

Species ID: 

210

Species Link: 

American White Pelican Life History Traits (averages)

Female Maturity: 

1095 days

Male Maturity: 

1095 days

Incubation: 

36 days

Clutch size: 

2

Clutches size: 

1 per year

Hatch Weight: 

110 grams

Adult Weight: 

6129 grams

Maximum Longevity: 

54 years

Avian Rehab Tools

Avian Treatment Calculator
Dosage Calculator

American White Pelican Research Tools

Use these links to obtain additional detailed information and research. Life history information is invaluable because it provides diet and habitat info that can be used to formulate diets as well as identify release environments

Ageing, Weight and Longevity
Distribution Maps
eBird Occurrence Map
Cornell Data
Life History Data
Google Scholar
Bird Identification
Scientific Research

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