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Pelecanus sivalensis Davies 1880 (pelican)

Reptilia - Pelecaniformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 335078

Full reference: W. Davies. 1880. On some fossil bird-remains from the Siwalik Hills in the British Museum. Geological Magazine 2(7):18-29

Belongs to Pelecanus according to T. A. Stidham et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Pelecanus cadimurka, Pelecanus cautleyi, Pelecanus conspicillatus, Pelecanus crispus, Pelecanus erythrorhynchos, Pelecanus fraasi, Pelecanus gracilis, Pelecanus grandiceps, Pelecanus halieus, Pelecanus intermedius, Pelecanus occidentalis, Pelecanus odessanus, Pelecanus proavus, Pelecanus rufescens, Pelecanus schreiberi, Pelecanus tirarensis

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore