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The world's most endangered flamingos

Chart: conservation status of the world's flamingos
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The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species evaluates the conservation status of plant and animal species. The list is based on scientific assessment of an organism's status by experts.

Conservation status of the world's flamingos

Species comprising the chart above include:

FamilyScientific nameCommon name(s)Red List statusPopulation trend
PHOENICOPTERIDAEPhoenicoparrus andinusAndean FlamingoVUdecreasing
PHOENICOPTERIDAEPhoeniconaias minorLesser FlamingoNTdecreasing
PHOENICOPTERIDAEPhoenicoparrus jamesiJames's Flamingo, Puna FlamingoNTdecreasing
PHOENICOPTERIDAEPhoenicopterus chilensisChilean FlamingoNTdecreasing
PHOENICOPTERIDAEPhoenicopterus roseusGreater FlamingoLCincreasing
PHOENICOPTERIDAEPhoenicopterus ruberAmerican Flamingo, Caribbean FlamingoLCincreasing

This table and chart was last updated on August 8, 2012, based on data downloaded from the IUCN Red List site. For a species profile, click on its scientific name.

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