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Family : Phoenicopteridae



Belong to Order : Phoenicopteriformes
Common Name : Flamingos

Flamingos are gregarious wading birds, usually 3 to 5 feet high, found in both the Western and Eastern Hemispheres. They are more numerous in the latter. Flamingos filter-feed on shellfish and algae. Their oddly shaped beaks are specially adapted to separate mud and silt from the food they consume, and are uniquely used upside-down. There are 6 species worldwide and 2 species which occur in India.

Birds under this Family are :



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Phoenicopterus roseus

Greater Flamingo

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Phoenicopterus minor

Phoenicopterus roseus

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