Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Fauna Aves
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
AnAge database
Anage Data
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
AskNature
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
Avibase - IOC World Bird Names (2011)
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BHL: BioDivLibrary's photostream
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
BHL: BioDivLibrary's photostream
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
BOLDS images II Species
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
BibAlex LifeDesk
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus Linnaeus 1758
Biopix
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
Bird Life History Species
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
Birdlife International links resource
Birds Animal Diversity Web
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
CalPhotos
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
Clements Checklist resource
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Species
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
Environments
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus Linnaeus 1758
Afrotropical birds LifeDesk
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus Linnaeus 1758
Genome 10K Project Vertebrates
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
Global Biotic Interactions Species
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
IUCN Red List
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus Linnaeus 1758
IUCN Red List
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BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus Linnaeus 1758
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Lei Aves
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus Linnaeus 1758
Phthiraptera Species
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
PlanetScott.com images
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
South African Vertebrates
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Species
Monthly ARKive text import
IUCN Structured Data
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus Linnaeus 1758
TaxonConcept.org outlinks
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012
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Species
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Species
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus Linnaeus 1758
iNaturalist Images Species
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
iSpot links Species
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus
iSpot southern Africa Species
  • Pelecanus onocrotalus

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