What is a flamingos genus name?

The Flamingo could have one of three genus names:

  • Phoenicopterus
  • Phoeniconaias
  • Phoenicoparrus

Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Chordata

Clade: Dinosauria

Class: Aves

Order: Phoenicopteriformes

Family: Phoenicopteridae

Genus/Species:

Chilean flamingo -- Phoenicopterus chilensis

American flamingo -- Phoenicopterus ruber

Greater flamingo -- Phoenicopterus roseus

Lesser flamingo -- Phoeniconaias minor

Andean flamingo -- Phoenicoparrus andinus

James's flamingo -- Phoenicoparrus jamesi