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Pelecanidae Vigors, 1825

100638  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:100638)

accepted
Family
Genus Balaeniceps Gould, 1850
Genus Pelecanus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Pelecanus conspicillatus Temminck, 1824
  » Species Pelecanus crispus Bruch, 1832
  » Species Pelecanus erythrorhynchos Gmelin, 1789
  » Species Pelecanus occidentalis Linnaeus, 1766
  » Species Pelecanus onocrotalus Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Pelecanus philippensis Gmelin, 1789
  » Species Pelecanus rufescens Gmelin, 1789
  » Species Pelecanus thagus Molina, 1782
  » Species Pelecanus piscator Linnaeus, 1758 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Pelecanus australis Stephens, 1826 accepted as Pelecanus conspicillatus Temminck, 1824
  » Species Pelecanus carbo Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Phalacrocorax carbo (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Pelecanus leucogaster Boddaert, 1783 accepted as Sula leucogaster (Boddaert, 1783)
  » Species Pelecanus sula Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Sula sula (Linnaeus, 1766)
  » Species Pelecanus varius Gmelin, 1789 accepted as Phalacrocorax varius (Gmelin, 1789)

Genus Balaniceps Bonaparte, 1851 accepted as Balaeniceps Gould, 1850
Genus Baleniceps Antinori, 1864 accepted as Balaeniceps Gould, 1850
Genus Catoptropelicanus Reichenbach, 1852 accepted as Pelecanus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Pelicanus Boddaert, 1783 accepted as Pelecanus Linnaeus, 1758

Genus Miopelecanus Cheneval, 1984 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Protopelicanus Reichenbach, 1852 † (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Pelecanidae Vigors, 1825. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=100638 on 2019-07-18
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Aphia2006 [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Aves (Class) > Neornithes (Subclass) > Neognathae (Superorder) > Pelecaniformes (Order) > Pelecanidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Pelicans. Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): MF; stratigraphic range: Oligocene (Rupelian)-Holocene (?Recent). Includes marine genera (Aphia 2006) [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]