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    • Flamingos
  • Scientific Names
    • Phoenicopteriformes
  • Spanish
    • Flamencos
  • Russian
    • Фламингообразные
  • Belarusian
    • Фламінгападобныя

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

michaeldiventi

Date

January 22, 2017 08:54 PM CET

Photos / Sounds

What

American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber

Observer

huracan

Date

December 22, 2016 02:15 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

tapaculo99

Date

October 10, 2016 07:17 AM EDT

Description

A flock of Greater Flamingos flying along the coast, seen from the cliff path in Hermanus.
Presumably they're on their way to the Vermont Pan.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

tapaculo99

Date

October 5, 2016 05:49 PM EDT

Description

Both times we visited the pan there were large flocks of flamingos there, usually on the distant end of the lake. One lone bird was quite close to us on this occasion, though.

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber

Observer

eduardoholbox

Date

January 7, 2017 08:09 AM EST

Place

Mexico (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber

Observer

lexipike

Date

October 30, 2016 05:22 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

amarzee

Date

April 19, 2008 03:28 PM KST

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Photos / Sounds

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

amarzee

Date

April 19, 2008 11:51 AM KST

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Photos / Sounds

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

amarzee

Date

April 19, 2008 10:43 AM KST

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Photos / Sounds

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

amarzee

Date

April 18, 2008 03:33 PM KST

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Photos / Sounds

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What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

amarzee

Date

April 18, 2008 03:56 PM KST

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Photos / Sounds

What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

dhobern

Date

January 14, 2017 12:18 PM CET
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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.
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