Phoenicoparrus

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Phoenicoparrus
Two andeanflamingo june2003 arp.jpg
Andean flamingo (Phoenicoparrus andinus)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Ciconiiformes
Family: Phoenicopteridae
Genus: Phoenicoparrus
Bonaparte, 1856
Synonyms

Phoenicopterus

Phoenicoparrus is a genus of bird in the Phoenicopteridae family. First established by Charles Lucien Bonaparte in 1856, it contains two species.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ITIS Report: Phoenicoparrus". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 11 April 2015. 
  2. ^ [1]|Torres, Chris R; Lisa M Ogawa1; Mark AF Gillingha; Brittney Ferrari1; and Marcel van Tuinen (2014). A multi-locus inference of the evolutionary diversification of extant flamingos (Phoenicopteridae). BMC Evolutionary Biology 14:36.