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Pink-backed Pelican

Dutch: Kleine Pelikaan
German: Rötelpelikan
Spanish: Pelícano Rosado
French: Pélican gris
Order: Pelecaniformes
Family: Pelecanidae
Genus: Pelecanus
Species: Pelecanus rufescens

Images

50 mm
Pink-backed Pelican (Pelecanus rufescens) skull, side view
Pink-backed Pelican skull
Pink-backed Pelican (Pelecanus rufescens) skull, top view
Pink-backed Pelican skull, top view
Pink-backed Pelican (Pelecanus rufescens) skull, bottom view
Pink-backed Pelican skull, bottom view

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 374 mm
Length cranium: 69 mm
Width (cranium): 50 mm
Height (cranium): 41 mm
Length bill: 305 mm
Skull ratio: (Length / Length bill) 1.23

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