Photo category:
Estuaries
Vertebrates specimen collection
Natural History Museum of Crete exhibition

  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Greater Flamingo
Phoenicopteriformes
Flamingos
Birds
Animals
Vertebrates
Estuaries diorama

Photo of a juvenile Greater Flamingo, Phoenicopterus roseus. Several thousand flamingoes overwinter in the shallow wetlands of the Northern Aegean, Makedonia, Thrace. Smaller groups are found in wetlands in other parts of Greece.