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Pelecanus occidentalis (Pelecanidae) - Stoßtauchen (Freilandaufnahmen)


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Title Pelecanus occidentalis (Pelecanidae) - Stoßtauchen (Freilandaufnahmen)
Alternative Title Pelecanus occidentalis (Pelecanidae) - Shock Diving (Open Air Shots)
Author Rüppell, Georg
License No Open Access License:
German copyright law applies. This film may be used for your own use but it may not be distributed via the internet or passed on to external parties.
DOI 10.3203/IWF/E-2181
IWF Signature E 2181
Publisher IWF (Göttingen)
Release Date 1975
Language Silent film
Producer Georg Rüppell
Production Year 1974

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Subject Area Life Sciences
Abstract Braunpelikan. Abwärtsgerichteter Steilflug, seitliches Abkippen, senkrechtes, beschleunigendes Abwärtsstoßen, Eintauchen mit gestrecktem Hals und angelegten Flügeln; Start von der Wasseroberfläche. Mit Zeitdehnung.
Dive-manoeuvres of the brown pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis). Beside deep dives (up to 18 m) very low dives are also shown. The film includes also food-parasitism of the common noddy (Anous stolidus).
Keywords Pelikan / Braunpelikan
Brauner Pelikan
Pelecanus occidentalis
Tauchen / Aves
Nahrungserwerb / Pelecaniformes
acquisition of food / Pelecaniformes
diving / Aves
shock diving
Pelecanus occidentalis
brown pelican

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