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Recent observations

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

i_c_riddell

Date

August 5, 1982 07:10 AM CAT

Place

Chivero (Google, OSM)

Description

single adult

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What

Flamenco americano Phoenicopterus ruber

Observer

danielasalazar

Date

April 7, 2014

Description

Beautiful flamingos live in captivity in aquarium City of Dallas Tx .

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

danielasalazar

Date

September 8, 2014

Description

They are characterized by their long legs . found in the islands : Isabela , Floreana and Rabida.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

June 22, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

July 13, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber

Observer

dianaabril

Date

February 25, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This flamingo, was one that was awake around 8:30 pm at night. Something different I noticed as that the flamingo's wing was very long and it had a lot of black on ts wing.

I found out through my research that "The Caribbean flamingo has a wingspan of 150 cm (59 in.)". Perhaps this is why

Photos / Sounds

What

Flamenco americano Phoenicopterus ruber

Observer

mauglezj

Date

September 16, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

martingrimm

Date

October 13, 2009 01:48 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lesser Flamingo Phoenicopterus minor

Observer

martingrimm

Date

September 29, 2009 02:35 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

duarte

Date

September 5, 2014

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What

Lesser Flamingo Phoenicopterus minor

Observer

asemerdj

Date

November 2, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

duarte

Date

September 1, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Flamingos or Flamingoes ( Brazilian pronunciation (help·info)) are a type of wading bird in the genus Phoenicopterus (from Greek: φοινικόπτερος, meaning "purple wing"), the only genus in the family Phoenicopteridae. There are four flamingo species in the Americas and two species in the Old World.

No range data available.