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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lesser Flamingo Phoenicopterus minor

Observer

martingrimm

Date

January 1, 2012 02:36 PM EAT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

January 6, 2006

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Lesser Flamingo Phoenicopterus minor

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

November 25, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber

Observer

swschuette

Date

May 28, 2009 11:19 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

guille

Date

January 25, 2014 04:04 PM ART

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

March 21, 2014

Description

Seen in an open air pond area. I presume these flamingos have some injury or incapacitation, but they are certainly free to fly away here.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

rwp84

Date

September 28, 1998

Description

Smaller birds!

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

rwp84

Date

September 28, 1998

Description

Larger birds!

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

rwp84

Date

September 28, 1998

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

duarte

Date

March 15, 2014

Description

A common presence at the salt pans of Aveiro, Portugal. On a foggy Saturday morning.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber

Observer

michaelhanrahan

Date

November 25, 2004

Description

Bright pink flamingos in Goto Meer, Washington-Slagbaai National Park

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Andean Flamingo Phoenicoparrus andinus

Observer

bob-dodge

Date

the past

Description

El Nino 1998. It had actually rained that year. Drove out to the salt flats south of San Pedro to see the Flamingos. They were quite a way out and not accessible.

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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.