Image 1: Juvenile taking flight
Image 2: Flamingo flock in waste-water lake
Image 3: Juvenile taking flight
Taking flight at Al-Wathba Wetland Reserve, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Habitad donde se alimentan los Flamencos y descansan en Sisal, Yuc.
Foto. Juan Flores.
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.