There are actually six different species. And they are: American Flamingo (Caribbean Flamingo), Andean Flamingo, Chilean Flamingo, Greater Flamingo, James's Flamingo (Puna Flamingo), and the Lesser Flamingo.
Yes, there are 6 different types of flamingos, although they all belong to the same genus. They are: Greater flamingo Lesser flamingo Chilean flamingo James's flamingo American flamingo Andean flamingo
Here is the name of every flamingo and their scientific name; Greater Flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus) Lesser Flamingo (Phoenicopterus minor) Chilean Flamingo (Phoenicopterus chilensis) James's Flamingo (Phoenicopterus jamesi) Andean Flamingo (Phoenicopterus andinus) American Flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber) The answer varies depending on… Full Answer
A flamingo have webbed feet buy the bird don't have. A flamingo have a long neck were as a bird have a short neck. A flamingo have a long beak were as a bird have a short beak. A flamingo… Full Answer