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What mistaken belief has lead to the reduction in the numbers of the American white pelican?

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It is the belief that pelican bile can be used in Chinese traditional medicine to prevent hair loss. This has led to the clandestine culling of many thousands of pelicans to harvest their bile ducts and pancreases, particularly in Alabama and northern Florida.

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