An Introduction to the Birds of Tropical America

    Herons and allies    

The root classification of Herons now includes Herons, Ibis, and Pelicans.

Peruvian Pelican
Peruvian Pelican (Pelecanus thagus)
Paracas, Peru
The Peruvian Pelican is similar to the widespread Brown Pelican, but is larger, and only found around Peru.

© Tom Friedel - All Rights Reserved.