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BE- San Pedro de Atacama - Chaxa Lagoon 011_edited-1

Observed: 1st November 2012 By: denniscantwell
BE- San Pedro de Atacama - Chaxa Lagoon 011_edited-1
BE- San Pedro de Atacama - Chaxa Lagoon 013a
Description:

These flamingoes were photographed in the Chaxa Lagoon on the Atacama salt flats of Northern Chile. Is anyone able to advise which species of flamingo they are. Native to this area are the Andean Flamingo, the Chilean flamingo and the James flamingo

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

bobthebirder's picture

flamingoes

Also the Andean has bright yellow legs

Bob Ford

jerebarker's picture

Bright pink knees

on the r-h photo are also a clue to Chilean