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Al Marmoom is home to more than 204 species of native birds, 158 species of migratory birds, 26 species of reptiles, nine mammal species, and 39 species of plants. It provides a sanctuary for 19 species of endangered animals and birds and houses between 300 to 500 large flamingos - the highest concentration in a desert region in the country.
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Al Marmoom Desert. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/01/2021.