Grebes and Flamingos

Grebes and Flamingos Photographed in Wetland Habitat

This waterbird photo album comprises images of Grebes (Podicipedidae) and Flamingos (Phoenicopteridae) from the Podicipediformes and Phoenicopteriformes orders respectively. The gallery feature bird portraits.

Grebes and Flamingos

Grebe and Flamingo Notes

The ‘red list 2019’ of threatened species lists the Northern Silvery Grebe as ‘Near Threatened’ and all other featured species as ‘Least Concern’.

There are twenty grebe and six flamingo species found in all regions of the world except for Antarctica and in the case flamingos Australasia.

Flamingos filter-feed on small aquatic invertebrates, algae and diatoms from silt and mud while grebe feed on aquatic animals including fish and arthropods.