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Flamingo with Keratophyton plant, Bahamas, 1731


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Flamingo (Phaenicopterus) against a Keratophyton Dichotomum fulcum plant which grows in the shallow seas and channels of the Bahama Islands. The flamingo attains its true colour at two years, ang then it is entirely red except for the quill feathers which are black.

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Flamingo with Keratophyton plant, Bahamas, 1731. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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