白鹈鹕 Bai Ti Hu
学 名：Pelecanus onocrotalus
英文名：great white pelican
分 类：鹈形目 鹈鹕科
Scientific name: Pelecanus onocrotalus
English name: great white pelican
Category : Pelecaniformes Pelecanidae
Distribution: Southwest Asia, in southeastern Europe and northern Africa. In our country in the western Tianshan mountains in Xinjiang, accidentally found in Hainan and Fujian in winter.
Habits: A social animal which lives in groups. Activities in the open valley and delta region. It is not good at diving and have a good vision. The diet of the great white pelican consists mainly of fish. In some situations they eat chicks of other birds. Great white pelicans also eat crustaceans, tadpoles and even turtles. Appetite is amazing, about 1.5-2 kilograms of food a day. Nesting on the tall tree, The clutch size is 3-4,the incubation period is about 40 days. Listed in Second Category of State Key Protected Wildlife List.