Adult Greater Flamingo

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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
Page Last Updated 11/14/2019 12:19:59 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Localised
Order Phoenicopteriformes
Family Phoenicopteridae
Species Phoenicopterus ruber
Category Flamingos
StdName Greater Flamingo
Vital Statistics
Length 47.2 to 57.1 ins
Weight 106.2 to 141.6 ozs
Wingspan 55.1 to 66.9 ins
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 EUYEurope
Region NAYNorth America
Country USYUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Greater Flamingo (Species=Phoenicopterus ruber / Standard Name=Greater Flamingo)