WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhoenicopterus ruber Linnaeus, 1758

212708  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212708)

accepted
Species
brackish
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 136-172 cm <393>; 127-140 cm <391>. Plumage:...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 136-172 cm <393>; 127-140 cm <391>. Plumage: generally white with pink wash; wing coverts and axillaries bright red; flight feathers black. Immature greyish without red in wings. Bare parts: iris red; lores and eye-ring pink; bill pink with black tip, grey in immature; feet and legs bright coral pink, grey in immature. Habitat: brackish and saline coastal and inland waters. <388><393><391> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Phoenicopterus ruber Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212708 on 2017-12-15

Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-09-25 09:27:15Z
changed
2009-02-18 16:03:26Z
changed
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhoenicopterus roseus Pallas, 1811) Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 136-172 cm <393>; 127-140 cm <391>. Plumage: generally white with pink wash; wing coverts and axillaries bright red; flight feathers black. Immature greyish without red in wings. Bare parts: iris red; lores and eye-ring pink; bill pink with black tip, grey in immature; feet and legs bright coral pink, grey in immature. Habitat: brackish and saline coastal and inland waters. <388><393><391> [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCloacitrema dubaiense Schuster, 2013 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlamingolepis liguloides (Gervais, 1847) (parasite)
LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflamingo i kuq  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorРозово фламинго  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflamingo  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreater flamingoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerican flamingo  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflamant des Caraïbes  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRosaflamingo [from synonym]  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorפלמינגו [from synonym]  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordidysis flamingas [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΕυρωπαϊκό Φοινικόπτερο [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrødflamingoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflamingo [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorraudflamingoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflamingo [from synonym]  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflaming różowy [from synonym]  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorфламинго розовый [from synonym]  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorplamenec [from synonym]  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflamenco común [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstörre flamingo [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkaribisk flamingo  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflamingoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbüyük flamingo [from synonym]  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorФламінго рожевий [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorФламінго [from synonym]  [details]