Pelecanus occidentalis

This taxon is Not Recognised as a species by BirdLife International.

Taxonomic note
Pelecanus occidentalis and P. thagus (Sibley and Monroe 1990, 1993) previously lumped into P. occidentalis following SACC (2005), are now considered distinct species following SACC (2007).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Pelecanus occidentalis. Downloaded from on 06/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 06/12/2016.