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Great White Pelican closeup A very close look at the head of this sunbathing Pelican at the BestZOO. BestZOO,Birds,Great White Pelican,Pelecanus onocrotalus Click/tap to enlarge

Great White Pelican closeup

A very close look at the head of this sunbathing Pelican at the BestZOO.

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  1. Yoyoyo, wow, what a great detail on its necksack (I love the 'netting', though I bet it will have another name:)) and the eyes. Love it! Posted 9 years ago, modified 9 years ago
  2. Wow - really great close-up with wonderful detail! Posted 9 years ago

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The great white pelican also known as the eastern white pelican, rosy pelican or white pelican is a bird in the pelican family. It breeds from southeastern Europe through Asia and in Africa in swamps and shallow lakes.

Similar species: Pelicans, Herons, Ibises
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded May 9, 2012. Captured Apr 21, 2012 13:27.
  • NIKON D7000
  • f/8.0
  • 1/250s
  • ISO100
  • 105mm