|Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus|
Greater Flamingo is much paler and smaller than American Flamingo P. ruber and is found from southern Europe to India and through Africa.
In Europe, they are found in shallow salty lagoons and salt-pans where they feed by filtering the water through their upturned bill.
|They are usually found in large colonies and are partly migratory.
There are illustrations in HBW, Volume 1, Pages 509 to 524.