Images of Flamingo

You will get thousands of stock photos, vector art, and images of flamingos here. Flamingos are beautiful, wading birds found in swamps, lagoons and lakes worldwide. Young flamingos are grayish in colour but turn to pink, orange, or bright red when they mature. Flamingos feed on algae, crustaceans, plankton, brine shrimp and small insects. They use their beaks upside down to filter their food. The flamingo is a tall bird; a mature flamingo’s legs can be as long as 50 inches. They are powerful fliers with an hourly speed of up to 35 miles.

Flamingos are social birds that live in colonies. Interestingly, a female flamingo lays only one egg per year. The lifespan of a wild flamingo is approximately 20 to 30 years. There are 6 known flamingo species in the world. The flamingo pictures here include the pictures of these 6 species namely; Greater, Lesser, Chilean, James’s, Andrean and American flamingos. Photos of young flamingos are available too. All these stock photos are royalty-free.

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