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  • noun

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large pink to scarlet web-footed wading bird with down-bent bill

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grebe) 9 (a) -- 5 -- 4 Phalacrocorax brasilianus 32 (a) 6 21 -- 5 Neotropic Cormorant Nycticorax nycticorax 4 (a,b) -- 1 -- 3 Black-crowned Night-FIeron Phoenicopterus chilensis Chilean 25 (a,b) 4 9 1 11 Flamingo Chloephaga melanoptera Andean 2 (b) -- 1 -- 1 Goose Lophonetta specularoides Crested 4 (a,b) 2 1 -- 1 Duck Anas flavirostris Speckled Teal 5 -- 1 -- 4 Anas puna Puna Teal 4 (a) -- 1 -- 3 Anas georgica Yellow-billed 10 (a) 1 2 -- 7 Pintail #Anas sp.
It is frequented by Common shelduck Tadorna tadorna, Great flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus, Ducks and White stork Ciconiaciconia[2].
The Caribbean flamingo is also known as Phoenicopterus ruber.
Passive transfer of maternal antibodies to West Nile virus in flamingo chicks (Phoenicopterus chilensis and Phoenicopterus ruber ruber).
Flamenco as the name for the avian genus Phoenicopterus has not thus far been addressed in this note.
The reliability of morphometric discriminant functions in determining the sex of Chilean Flamingos Phoenicopterus chilensis.