Pink-backed Pelican - Pelecanus rufescens

Length 4.1-5.1 ft (124.5-154.9 cm)
Wingspan 7.1-9.5 ft (216.4-289.6 cm)
Weight 10-17 lb (4535.9-7711.1 g)
Clutch Size 1-3
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The Pink-backed Pelican is found in Africa and southern Arabia. At one time they were also found in Madagascar but they are now extinct there. They prefer freshwater lakes, swamps, large slow-moving river, etc.

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