Adult Greater Flamingo
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Characteristics
Colouring White / pink body, pink legs
Voice Loud deep honking
Feeds on Curstaceans
Flight Strong direct
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Adult Greater Flamingo
Adult Greater Flamingo
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Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Localised
Order Phoenicopteriformes
Family Phoenicopteridae
Species Phoenicopterus ruber
Category Flamingos
StdName Greater Flamingo
Vital Statistics
Length 120 to 145 cms
Weight 3000 to 4000 gms
Wingspan 140 to 170 cms
Lifespan 1 to 20 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Wide
Beak Shape Curved
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region NAYNorth America
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Country USYUnited States
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Region EUYEurope
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Greater Flamingo (Species=Phoenicopterus ruber / Standard Name=Greater Flamingo)