Phoenicopteriformes

This order is represented by a single family, Phoenicopteridae (flamingos).

 

Timetree of extant Phoenicopteridae based on Torres et al. (2014), with the distribution of each taxon being indicated by the colour-code used throughout this website (see Distribution code).


References

Torres CR, Ogawa LM, Gillingham MAF, Ferrari B, and van Tuinen M (2014), A multi-locus inference of the evolutionary diversification of extant flamingos (Phoenicopteridae), BMC Evol. Biol. 14:36. (pdf)