05/13/2009, 3:24 PM
Canon EOS D60, 1/400, f/8, 135mm (70-300), ISO 100
San Diego Zoo
05/13/2009, 12:54 PM
Canon EOS D60, 1/40, f/16, 180mm (70-300), ISO 100
Two observed feeding at Lake Trou Caiman . A man was walking around behind them casting a net and they didn't seem to care much, oddly enough.
American Flamingo, Phoenicopterus ruber, Flamenco, Aves, Mexico
Las Coloradas, Río Lagartos, Yucatán, México, Peninsula de Yucatan
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.