J. Gafarot

J. Gafarot

Posted on 10/14/2017


Photo taken on October  8, 2017


See also...

Fur, Fin and Feather. Fur, Fin and Feather.


Fée NATURE Fée NATURE


" - ART-LANDSCAPES - " " - ART-LANDSCAPES - "


100% Perfect 100% Perfect


# Everyone's Photo Pool # # Everyone's Photo Pool #


Tolerance Tolerance


Obiettivo & Fotocamera Obiettivo & Fotocamera


Ipernity Addicts Ipernity Addicts


Pictorials Pictorials


TRAVELOGUE TRAVELOGUE


VPU (Not closed yet) VPU (Not closed yet)


Foto - à la carte Foto - à la carte


# NEW # # NEW #


FORUM PHOTO FORUM PHOTO


oiseaux de mon monde oiseaux de mon monde


NATURE et Biodiversité..! NATURE et Biodiversité..!


★EXCELLENT★ ★EXCELLENT★


nos amis à plumes...... nos amis à plumes......


La Nature La Nature


Oiseaux d'Europe Oiseaux d'Europe


Beautiful Landscape Beautiful Landscape


Fotografia em Português Fotografia em Português


7+ Faves 7+ Faves


Free birds Free birds


Nature Lovers Nature Lovers


ipernitys Best ipernitys Best


Naturamikantoj Naturamikantoj


5+ Faves 5+ Faves


Color Whores Color Whores


Blue! Blue!


NATURE!! NATURE!!


Landscape Landscape


Portugal Portugal


See more...

Keywords

flamingos
South Country


Authorizations, license

Visible by: Everyone
All rights reserved

185 visits

Flamingos

Flamingos
The greater flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus) is the most widespread species of the flamingo family. It is found in Africa, on the Indian subcontinent, in the Middle East and southern Europe.
This is the largest species of flamingo, averaging 110–150 cm tall and weighing 2–4 kg. The largest male flamingos have been recorded at up to 187 cm tall and 4.5 kg.
The bird resides in mudflats and shallow coastal lagoons with salt water. Using its feet, the bird stirs up the mud, then sucks water through its bill and filters out small shrimp, seeds, blue-green algae, microscopic organisms and mollusks. The greater flamingo feeds with its head down and its upper jaw is movable and not rigidly fixed to its skull.

ColRam, micritter, Tanja - Loughcrew, @ngélique ♥ and 13 other people have particularly liked this photo


10 comments - The latest ones
natur' ELLE
natur' ELLE
superbe image avec ce vol de flamants roses ! ********
5 weeks ago.
William Sutherland
William Sutherland
Awesome capture!
5 weeks ago.
Marie-claire Gallet
Marie-claire Gallet
Jolis oiseaux qui se détachent sur ces lignes horizontales ,Jose ! Bon week-end !!!!!!!
5 weeks ago.
Marie-claire Gallet has added
5 weeks ago.
Jaap van 't Veen
Jaap van 't Veen
Lovely bird picture; thank you for the info.
5 weeks ago.
Ulrich John
Ulrich John
Fine shot ! And an interesting text !
5 weeks ago.
Ron Hanko
Ron Hanko
Great information and a lovely photo, Jose.
5 weeks ago.
Jeff Farley
Jeff Farley
An excellent image JG, thank you for posting to Fur, Fin and Feather.
5 weeks ago.
Trudy Tuinstra
Trudy Tuinstra
beautiful
5 weeks ago.