Author 'Boucher Marc dit de Meilh' (Id 168457 ) : The Caribbean Flamingo or Cuban Flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber), also called red flamingo. Beautiful aquatic bird which can reach 1 metre 20 a 1 metre 50 high. They eat mainly small crustaceans, of algae, etc. Found most of the time by water. Marc Boucher said of Meilhan.