White Pelican. Pelecanus onocrotalus. Large birds that live in colonies. Have webbed toes and long flattened bill.

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White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus These very large birds with a wingspan of up to 3 5 m usually stay together in large colonies to bring up their families They have short legs with strongly webbed yellow feet Beneath its long flattened bill is a bright yellow orange pouch for feeding Diet consists of fish frogs and aquatic invertebrates Distribution Africa Southern Europe and Asia from Greece to Vietman