English Name Peruvian Pelican
Scientific Name Pelecanus thagus
German Name
Spanish Name
French Name Pélican thage
 
Peruvian Pelican
     
Peters Family Name PELECANIDAE:Pelicans Order 292.0
Sibley Monroe Family Name PELECANIDAE(Pelecaninae):Pelicans Order 3854.0
Gill Family Name PELECANIDAE:Pelicans Order 287.0
New 2013 Family Name PELECANIDAE:Pelicans Order 296.0
 
English Synonyms
  • Chilean Pelican
Synonyms
<(ctd): and Pelecanus No.1 Browne,1756,ex Sloane,1725. ("Habitat in America").
Authority Molina 1782
Habitat seacoasts,estuaries,bays,islands
Breeding "all year round."
Movement