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Miopelecanus
Temporal range: Early Miocene
Miopelecanus intermedius skull pelican Steinheim-L
A skull of Miopelecanus intermedius
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Pelecaniformes
Family: Pelecanidae
Genus: Miopelecanus
Milne-Edwards, 1863
Species: M. gracilis
Binomial name
Miopelecanus gracilis
Milne-Edwards, 1863
Synonyms
  • Pelecanus gracilis Milne-Edwards, 1863

Miopelecanus is an extinct genus of pelicans, with the type and only species Miopelecanus gracilis, dating from the Early Miocene.

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