Flamingo at Auckland Zoo
Location: Europe > Portugal > Algarve
Date Photo Taken: September 29, 2006
Hundrends of individuals
Visit to Isabela Island to see Volcan Sierra Negra and the Flamingo Lagoon
Avistados en la albúfera. En migración.
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.