Cyrtopelicanus

(syn. Pelecanus Ϯ American White Pelican P. erythrorhynchus) Gr. κυρτος kurtos  curved, bulging  < κυπτω kuptō  to stoop; genus Pelecanus Linnaeus, 1758, pelican; "Genera et Species typicæ.  ...  1. Cyrtopelicanus RCHB.  trachyrhynchus (Pel. — Lath.) R.  Ic. Av. t. 72. ic. 881—882." (Reichenbach 1852); "Cyrtopelicanus Reichenbach, Av. Syst. Nat., 1852 (1853), p. vii. Type, by original designation, Pelecanus trachyrhynchus Latham = Pelecanus erythrorhynchos Gmelin." (Peters 1931, 1, 80).   Var. Cystopelicanus.

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 23 January 2019).