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Hi, Baby Kroeskoppelpelikaan!

This very rare, very newborn birdie is a Dalmatian Pelican born at Zoo Blijdorp Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The first of his kind in that country, this member of a Vulnerable species is the largest member of the Pelican family weighing in around 25 pounds with a 10-foot wingspan when fully feathered and grown.
It's hard to imagine the lil one – called "Kroeskoppelpelikaan" in Dutch – growing up to be the world's heaviest flying species, but it's true. See another picture of the babe a bit closer up when you read more.

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