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Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus in the Fish River Canyon, Namibia

MN Bester, AC Bosman, LP Snyman, M Wege D van der Merwe and M Postma

One sighting of an adult Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus was recorded in the Fish River at approximately 27°45'17.52992''S, 17°35'26.1402''E, within the Fish River Canyon National Park, Namibia. The pelican was seen at 09:30 on the morning of 18 August 2010. It was settled on a large stagnant pool in the river approximately 27km directly north of the Ais-Ais Rest Camp, and upstream from the confluence with the Kanebis River....

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