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Pelecanus cautleyi Davies 1880 (pelican)

Reptilia - Pelecaniformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 335077

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 K. Lambrecht 1933

Sister taxa: Pelecanus (Cyrtopelicanus), Pelecanus cadimurka, 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 sivalensis, Pelecanus thagus, Pelecanus tirarensis

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore