Nest mainly in the Tarapaca region, but also in Northern Patagonia (Argentina).
Found in the regions of Tarapaca, Aysen and Magallanes.
groups of flamingos that are not in reproductive activity can be seen all year round.
No apparent sexual dimorphism.
Through its beak it filters microscopic animals and plants in the water. The minute crustaceans that it swallows give the necessary pigments to maintain their striking color.
shallow saline lakes, occasionally the sea, waters with plenty of organic material, these are generally brackish water, but sometimes they live in freshwater.