TITLE

Flamingo

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Flamingo, a wading bird. There are six species. The American (or greater) flamingo, a typical species, is the only one native to the United States. The American flamingo grows to six feet (1.8 m) in height. It is pinkish white with blackedged wings. It has long, thin legs and small feet with webbed toes. The neck is long and slender and is usually held in an S-shaped curve.
ACCESSION #
37309529

 

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