The Chilean flamingo (Phoenicopterus chilensis) is a species of large flamingo closely related to American flamingo and greater flamingo. It breeds in South America from Ecuador and Peru to Chile and Argentina and east to Brazil; it even has been introduced into Germany and the Netherlands.


This specimen suffered a leg fracture while alive and the damage to its leg has been repaired, but still remains visible up close to the trained eye.


Sizes: Width:52 cm X Depth:30 cm X Height:94 cm

Phoenicopterus chilensis