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Flamingos

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Flamingos are tall, pink birds that often stand on one leg. Ask questions here about their habitat, behavior and conservation.
Flamingos can live in a variety of inhabitants. Most live insubtropical areas that are warm, while other can live in high snowymountains.
The person who is talking, typing, whatever, is a 9-year-old girl.OK? I think flamingos do hunt because they hunt for things calledkrill......I think.
They can stand up to 5 feet tall
Its coral pink and long standing appearance!
Blue-green and red algae, diatoms, larval and adult forms of small insects, crustaceans, molluscs, and small fishes.
So one leg can get rest from standing or walking on
Yes they can run, but they don't run very far because after a few steps they will take off and fly.
The African penguins went to the Dallas Zoo in April 2006. Twelve lived at the Flamingo's Wildlife Habitat since 1995, when they were acquired from the Honolulu Zoo.
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.
they eat other flamingos and their babies because they are evil!
Why flamingos live in colonies you say? Well flamingos live in colonies because they all might want to protect each other.
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Flamingos live in groups to about 1,000 or 10,000 depending on the area they need to stay in.
No, they are birds. But flamenco is a kind of music and dance native to the Spanish region of Andalucia. See link.
Flamingos are neither mammals or reptiles. They are classified asbirds since they have feathers and lay eggs. Yes and they stillbreath air but that doesn't mean they are mammals
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.
Flamingos are omnivores because they eat shrimp and other small creatures that live in shallow water; they also eat algae, a microscopic plant the lives in water.
Yes it is quite tasty
flamingos live beside the water or in the sand
Flamingos live in warm climates and inhabit the edges of lakes and swamps where they can eat shrimp, algae, and other small creatures that live in shallow water.
Many birds, not just Flamingoes, do this. It may be that they effectively sleep with one side of the brain (and body) at a time.
How long can a walrus stay in Jamaica?
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. ...
Flamingos eat large quantities of shrimp. .....Not. They eat Spirulina -- a species of algae found only in a few lakes in Africa, the main one being Lake Tanganyika, which is the second- largest freshwater lake in the world. Spirulina has a HUGE amount of carotenoids in it (several versions of...
the red algea it eats
what are baby flamingos called?
No, a Flamingos eyes are a lot smaller than its head and it is the same for all 6 species of Flamingo.
\nthey're not supposed to but its possible that they could
A baby flamingo is little and grey
a flamingo smells because it farts shrimp gas=]
No. Adult flamingos are either white, pink or red in color. Chicks are grey.
Just the same as other birds. Wings and a light skeleton with a modified sternum to support the wing muscles.
No flamingos belong to the bird family and not the reptile family as they have wings.
They peck with their beaks and stay in large groups.They don't use their senses.
the flamingo is a herbivore.
Flamingos are found in Africa, Asia, North America, Central America, South America, and Europe. They inhabit the edges of lakes and swamps where they can eat shrimp, algae, and other small creatures that live in shallow water.
Probably not, but you can probably see 1000000 flamingos from an airplane.
I'd say approximately .6 meters is a respectable guess as to how long the neck of a flamingo is. Wouldn't you?
Well.. Theres 2 Flamingo's...they ... do it, have a baby, the baby grows up, Myabe it has kids, but than , it dies.
There are six species in the genus Phoenicopterus , four of them in the Americas: - Greater Flamingo ( Phoenicopterus roseus) - parts of Africa, S. Europe and SW Asia - Lesser Flamingo ( Phoenicopterus minor) - Great Rift Valley Africa to NW India - Chilean Flamingo ( Phoenicopterus ...
you find them in theme parks or in Miami usually
Flamingos can be found in tropical and subtropical climates. Their habitats include saline lakes, estuarine lagoons, mangrove swamps, and tidal flats.
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.
Flamingos can be found in Peru, Africa, Asia, North, Central, and South America, Europe, and the Bahamas, and Caribbean Islands.
yes if you count fish as meat.Like shrimp and stuff
Flamingos live in large flocks for protection from predators; large groups make it difficult for predators to pick out one individual and the movement of many birds together can be confusing.
Flamingos live on shrimp, algae, and other small life forms found in shallow water.
Flamingos can live for up to 50 years.
Umm, is that a trick question. It's 5 feet tall
Yes, the Greater Flamingo is found in Greece, sometimes in large numbers.
No,Greater Flamingos like all Flamingos do not migrate. They do, on the other hand make a small distance migration, meaning that for a period of time they will not be in a certain area.
Flamingos move at moderate rates. When they run, they don't run far, as soon as they've taken a few steps, they take off in flight.
Flamingos inhabit shallow muddy or swampy water and have webbed feet so they won't sink into the muddy bottom.
The flamingos feathers are pink because the eat shrimp the more shrimp they eat the darker ther feathers are.
The main genus of the flamingo is Phoenicopterus and the species is Phoenicopteridae. There are also six other species (4 in the Americas) and (2 in the old world). The 4 in the Americas are P. roseus, P.chilensis, P. minor, P. jamesi and the 2 in the old world are P.andinus, and P. ruber.
yes. No they're not.... they are born grey and turn pink as they mature
Flamingos eat several different things. Some things they eat arebrine shrimp, small insects, fish, red algae, and green algae.
no, they have feathers
Great flamingo,Ruff,Black winged stilt,Common teal,Gad wall ,Yellow wagtail,Starling,Blue throat,Asian koel,Comb duck,Cukoos
Yes, they can, if they eat shrimp that have special dye in them...
Are there boy flamingos ?
No, you can't. Some animals look different, and some don't. They look the same. The only way to tell between a female flamingo, and male flamingo is by... I f you happen to see a flamingo sitting on a nest, or sitting on its egg, then that is a female flamingo. Maybe male flamingos have black...
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.
Flamingos are found in Africa, Asia, North America, Central America, South America, and Europe.
yes they live with other flamingos which is called a 'couple'.
chilean flamingos usually eat pink shrimps like all other flamingos!
Crocodiles eat flamingos.
flamingos are so small that if you sit on one, you will most likely crush every bone in its body and it will die within two seconds unless if you mutate it.... -hope the answer helps ~~~~~~Maddi
Flamingos are pink. Plastic flamingos are very common -- millions are produced each year. In fact, you see huge amounts of them used for "flamingo flocking" fundraisers. So they are getting more common all the time. Plastic flamingos are best known for their Americana pop culture. Some websites like...
they are white upon birth.
So they can eat. The beak is just their mouth.
yes they are born in eggs
No, because they eat small fish. shrimp, algae, and other small creatures found in shallow water. Flamingos are omnivores.
they live in all part in the south.Southern
they have long legs so they can walk in deep water, they have wings so they fly, they have developed a very good cooling system so they can stand in hot areas
I can't say I have ever met one
White flamingos are just babys, but when they eat shrimp they will get pink.
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