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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flamingo

Flamingos or flamingoes /fləˈmɪŋɡoʊz/ are a type of wading bird in the family .... The pink or reddish color of flamingos comes from carotenoids in their diet of animal and plant ..... Wikispecies has information related to: Phoenicopteridae ...

www.flamingos-world.com

Anatomy, feeding, habitat, distribution, reproduction, predators and flamingo ... The coloring for a Flamingo ranges from various shapes of pink all the way to a ...

www.livescience.com/27322-flamingos.html

Sep 18, 2014 ... There are six species of flamingo, according to the Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS): greater flamingo, lesser flamingo, Chilean ...

kids.nationalgeographic.com/animals/flamingo

Pink Feathers From Food. ... OVERVIEW. Flamingos are famous for their bright pink feathers, stilt-like legs, and S-shaped neck. ... HABITAT. Ocean, Freshwater  ...

www.thespruce.com/fun-facts-about-flamingos-385519

Sep 26, 2017 ... The pink, orange or red color of a flamingo's feathers is caused by ... Habitat preservation will be critical to keep these birds thriving in the wild, ...

mentalfloss.com/article/61853/15-fascinating-flamingo-facts

Feb 24, 2015 ... There are six distinct species of flamingo, but it takes a trained eye to ... The color pink comes from beta-carotene in the crustaceans and ...

www.softschools.com/facts/animals/flamingo_facts/5

Flamingo is well known and easily recognized bird because of its red-purple ... their food (called carotenoids) are responsible for red and pink colors of their feathers. ... per hour and travel distance of over 300 miles to reach their new habitat.

easyscienceforkids.com/all-about-flamingos

Have you ever wondered why flamingos are pink or orange? Some foods, such ... Enjoyed the Easy Science for Kids Website all about Flamingos info? Take the ...

seaworld.org/en/animal-info/animal-infobooks/flamingos/physical-characteristics

Coloration of a flamingo's legs and feet varies according to species - from yellow to orange or pink-red. The Andean flamingo is the only species that has yellow ...