Flamingos (Phoenicopteridae)

Andean Flamingo (Phoenicoparrus andinus) - HBW 1, p. 526

French: Flamant des Andes German: Andenflamingo Spanish: Parina Grande
Other common names: Greater Andean Flamingo

Taxonomy: Phoenicopterus andinus Philippi, 1854, salt lake near Altos de Pingopingo, Antofagasta, Chile.
In recent years, frequently included in genus Phoenicopterus, along with all other flamingos. Monotypic.

Distribution: Restricted to high Andes, from S Peru through Bolivia to N Chile and NW Argentina.