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Daemon
Posted: Sunday, December 21, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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Flamingos

Flamingos are large pink or red wading birds with long necks and webbed feet. They live in large flocks throughout the Eastern and Western Hemispheres. Flamingos have several quirky traits, such as an oddly-shaped bill specially adapted to strain food—aquatic plants, shellfish, and frogs—from muddy water in marshes and lagoons. Flamingos also have the unusual ability to stand on one leg with the head laid on the back for hours. What typically dictates the vibrancy of a flamingo's color? More...
striker
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the color of the birds comes from what they eat
NeuroticHellFem
Posted: Sunday, December 21, 2014 12:10:16 PM

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Was there supposed to be a gallery?



I saw this picture with arrows at the bottom indicating a gallery, but the arrows disappeared when I tried to click on them.

When you make an assumption, you make an ass of u & umption! - NeuroticHellFem
Fredric-frank Myers
Posted: Sunday, December 21, 2014 3:18:07 PM

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One of my favorites of the bird families.
Milica Boghunovich
Posted: Sunday, December 21, 2014 5:28:09 PM
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Interesting birds!
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