Birds - Aquatic 5.

Stock Photography By Paul Ross

The Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus is a large Australian waterbird which looks graceful, whether soaring through the air or paddling on the water.

Australian Pelican - immatures - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - immatures
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Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus
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Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus
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Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus
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Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus
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Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus
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Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus
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Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus
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Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus
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Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus
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Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus
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Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus
Australian Pelican - Pelecanus
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Image Details for Birds - Aquatic 5.

1. Australian Pelican - immatures - Pelecanus conspicillatus . Two immature Pelicans at a well used perching area. Immature birds have dark brown and off-white feathers.

2. Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus . Pelicans often soar over waterways, lakes and coastal areas.

3. Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus . Pelicans often land in the water near other water birds such as Darters in search of fish.

4. Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus . A Pelican observing the photographer.

5. Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus . The very large familiar and well known Australian Pelican inhabits most of Australia. Pelicans are colonial breeders of coastal islands or inland waters.

6. Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus . This Pelican is preening its feathers.

7. Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus . The Pelican is a large bird but is a graceful flyer, soaring over waterways.

8. Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus . This Pelican is warning another not to come too close to his hunting area.

9. Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus . A Pelican looking at the photographer.

10. Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus . The large Pelican is a swift hunter. They are often seen soaring low over the water then diving to catch fish.

11. Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus . A Pelican warning another to stay away from his hunting area.

12. Australian Pelican - Pelecanus conspicillatus . A Pelican hunting fish. This large bird is very graceful in and out of the water.

 

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