What is the oldest flamingo?
According to the Smithsonian Institution's National Zoo, fossils of flamingos most similar to modern day forms have been identified to 30 million years ago. Fossils of more primitive species have been identified to be an estimated 50 million years old. See the link below for more information.
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A flamingo is a long legged pink feathered wading bird of Africa.It has a large down turned beak for sifting shallow lakes for shellfish etc which maintains the pink plumage. …The broad pink wingshave black wing tips. There was also an aircraft of the 1930s called the De Havilland(UK) Flamingo. It was a four engined airliner and could carry 20odd passengers.
yes they live with other flamingos which is called a 'couple'.
No, because they eat small fish. shrimp, algae, and other small creatures found in shallow water. Flamingos are omnivores.
It is called a flamingo because it comes from a Latin word called Phoenicopterus ruper , that means pink colored organism.
no it can not
They can stand up to 5 feet tall
Yes, the Greater Flamingo is found in Egypt in great numbers. The best place to see them in Egypt is Lake Qaran where numbers of Flamingos are up to 1000.
No flamingos belong to the bird family and not the reptile family as they have wings.
With its eyes.
you find them in theme parks or in Miami usually
Flamingos choose regions that have little food for other animals and avoid having many natural predators. They can be the target of large birds that move from place to place. …Grown flamingos are not the target but the chicks are vulnerable and the parents must protect them and kept them close by.
Yes, they can, if they eat shrimp that have special dye in them...
FLAMINGOS can eat so diff. from humans. They can fly which is also what a human cant do either.