What is the predator of an American flamingo?
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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 wa…s a four engined airliner and could carry 20odd passengers. (MORE)
Predators are any animals that hunt and eat otheranimals ( prey ). There are some plants , such asthe Venus Fly Trap, that eat bugs. Humans are predators, and ourpets are. Sometimes we are the prey, such as with tigers, lions andcrocodiles. predators are psychologically very tiny animals. They… are very dumb and people of the lesser world (humans) will think differently but our scientific research shows that predators are idiots a lion hyena a lepoard and algae in the morning (MORE)
Predation is an interaction in which one organism captures anotherand feeds on the captured organism. An animal that consumes another animal is a predator , andthe animal consumed is the prey . predetation is when an animal eats another animal.
A predator is an animal that hunts another animals, for food. Here are a few examples: 1. Lions are a predator to Zebras. 2. Whale sharks are a predator to Plankton. 3. Wolves are a predator to Moose. 4. Cobras are a predator to Mice. The term was coined in 1840 to described insects that… ate other insects (see links). A predator is a animal that eats another animal, unlike a prey that is the one that is getting eaten. something thathunts don its prey (MORE)
a predator is an animal that hunts or eats a smaller animal than itself. for example, the wolf is the predator and it hunts the bunny which is the prey.
Predatation is when one species is killed by another. In the ocean for example is when a baracuda eats a clownfish.
Flamingos live in areas with shallow water beside lakes and rivers where there are few predators. Their most common predators are birds of prey such as eagles and hawks passing over. The adult flamingos are not in danger from such predators because of their large size, but their chicks are and they …must stay near and protect their chicks. (MORE)
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. … The biggest danger to flamingos is loss of habitat areas due to human encroachment and pollution of the water they depend on for food. (MORE)
No, because they eat small fish. shrimp, algae, and other small creatures found in shallow water. Flamingos are omnivores.
Flamingos walk on long, stilt like legs that are designed for wading in shallow water. They have webbed feet so they won't sink into the mud at the bottom of the water. When they fly, flamingos run a few steps into the wind; the flock will fly in formations that take advantage of the wind currents. …For more information see the link below. Flamingos spend most of their time on the ground. They walk on long thin legs designed to wade in the shallow water where they find their food. Their feet are webbed to prevent sinking in the muddy bottom. When they fly, they take several strides before they take off. They fly in large groups, the flock will fly in formations that take advantage of the wind currents. (MORE)
Grown flamingos do not have predators. What does have predators is the flamingos baby eggs. Other birds will try to get at them.
Flamingos are carnivores because their main food source is shrimp and other small creatures that live in shallow water.
Flamingos live in areas with shallow water beside lakes and riverswhere there are few predators. Their most common predators arebirds of prey such as eagles and hawks passing over. The adultflamingos are not in danger from such predators because of theirlarge size, but their chicks are and they must… stay near andprotect their chicks. The biggest danger to flamingos is loss of habitat due to humanencroachment and pollution by humans. (MORE)
The habitat of a flamingo is freshwater and saltwater lakes,marshlands and wetlands in both tropical and subtropical regions.The flamingo is found in Central and South America, the Caribbean,south west Europe, Asia and Africa. Any place that would grow a lotof algae. Flamingos like hot soda lakes as… algae will grow therebut not much of anything else. It keeps the place from supportingresident predators. They usually live nearby lakes or muddy waters, they eat the shrimpand algae; that makes the feathers pink. (MORE)
â¢flamingos have long legs, they can wade into deeper water than other birds. Their webbed feet supports them on soft mud and allows them to swim faster.â¢There are many possible reason why flamingos stand or rest on one leg. It allows the leg and foot to dry and it also keeps the heat and e…nergy inside their bodies so that they are able to stay warmer in cooler weather. When you're in the bathtub for a long time, your skin starts to wrinkle,and the same thing can happen to the flamingo feet.â¢ (MORE)
Different flamingos are different sizes. Yet the largest one can look a 40 year old man right in the eye! Maybe can even tower over him at 6' 3''.
They eat shrimp and some anchovies, as well. (It is the shrimp that accounts for the pink color of flamingos.)
Phoenicopteridae . (I haven't got any flamingos in my family!- but next door might have one or two!)
predators eat consumer or hebivores or other animals or plants , and preators are on the top of a energy pryimad or a food chain or maybe a food web even predators may eat humans like u
Flamingos eat shrimp, algae, and other small creatures found in the shallow water where they live.
humans kill the crocodile for its skin and sell it. The croc is also very vulnrable when its a baby to leopards, skunks, monkeys, giant lizardss, and rats
a predator in the sense that it strains small organisms out of water by means of its unique bill. prey as i have seen video of a jackal, and an eagle taking them.
Nothing is the Predator of the Black Bear. Except humans to get rid of them when they cause massive destruction.. Nothing is the Predator of the Black Bear. Except humans to get rid of them when they cause massive destruction.
It is called a flamingo because it comes from a Latin word called Phoenicopterus ruper , that means pink colored organism.
Snakes, housecats, and sharp shinned hawks would be the major predators of this warbler species.
Bumble bees eat pollen and nectar. Animals that prey on the bumblebee are birds, bears, and certain insects such as wasps and robberflies. Additionally, badgers, skunks and field mice attack bumblebee nests for food.
The American Flamingo breeds in the Galapagos Islands, coastal Colombia and Venezuela and nearby islands, the YucatÃ¡n Peninsula of Mexico, and in the northern Caribbean in the Bahamas, Hispaniola, Cuba and Turks and Caicos. Most sightings in southern Florida are usually considered to be escapees,… although at least one bird banded as a chick in the YucatÃ¡n Peninsula has been sighted in Everglades National Park, and others may be genuine wanderers from Cuba. (MORE)
No. Australia and Antarctica are the only continents which have nonative flamingoes. There are, however, flamingoes in Australianzoos.
Technically, American Alligators are apex predators; these days, they are not preyed by anything, as humans in the U.S. are not allowed to kill these animals. However, they were largely purged just a few decades ago, and they can also be preyed upon at young ages by birds, fish, et cetera.
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.
There are some natural predators that can be used around the home to control cockroaches. Inside several types of lizards including lizards gecko lizards can be used. Outside control, again the lizards, and also there are breeds of parasitoid or predatory wasps that will work. Hope that helps The… real answer: Everything. (MORE)
No flamingos belong to the bird family and not the reptile family as they have wings.
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.
Both! It is a prey because it eats shrimps and other crustacean's, but they don't have any real big predators, but they could be a prey.
no but they have small comb like things called lammelae that strain the tiny food they eat! i am awesome
It is because of all of the seafood that they eat. the food may leave an epic stench.but i bet you smell worse.
Eggs and young have many predators such as crows, ravens, and mushroom mice. Adults are frequently attacked by golden eagles and northern eagle-owls.
Although wolves, bear, and cougar may venture onto grasslands, they are not common enough to impact prey populations. The top predators on the grasslands would be the coyote, and the golden eagle.
My 8 year old son and I were at Arasta Gardens a month ago, and the tallest flamingo in the flock came up and nuzzled against the blond lad while touching his beak to the top of his head. Another bird, or the same one, repeated the procedure two minutes later. ENR
Nope. Only a mammiferous is able to produce milk. However, they do produce a milk-like substance from the cells lining their crops which has similar properties to milk. This is used to feed their young until their beaks are fully developed.
I'm not going to post one for you, but they can be found on google.
â¢. The lesser flamingo is preyed upon by lions, leopards, cheetahs, and jackals. Pythons have also been known to attack flamingos.. â¢. The Andean flamingo is preyed upon by the Andean fox and Geoffrey's cat.. â¢. In Africa , hyenas will enter a flamingo's environment when the gro…und is dry and can hold the animals' weight. Hyenas cause more panic among the birds than actual mortalities.. â¢. Records indicate that bobcats, coyotes, raccoons, foxes, minks, and dogs have killed flamingos in zoological environments.. â¢. On Great Inagua Island in the Bahamas feral pigs prey on flamingos.. (MORE)
As of the 2011-2012 season: 8. Paul Gaustad (aka Goose) David Legwand (aka Toof) Craig Smith (aka HoneyBadger) Colin Wilson (aka Willy). Frankie Bouillion (aka Cube). Jack Hillen. Ryan Suter. Hal Gil .
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FLAMINGOS can eat so diff. from humans. They can fly which is also what a human cant do either.
Jaguars prey on female american crocodiles and the small maleamerican crocodiles. Large male american crocodiles would be safefrom jaguars and have no predators.
predators are an animal that eats other animals or hunt and those animals that they eat are called their prey and thats a predator I ANSWERD THE QUESTION
Only humans are a threat to the adults, but young fall prey to many creatures, such as snapping turtles, raccoons, herons, largemouth bass, bobcats.
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