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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Balearica regulorum Scientific name
Gruiiformes Order
Gruidae Family
100 - 110 cm. (Wingspan 180-200 cm) Length
Grassland, wetlands, lakes, pools, drainage dykes, marshes. Range:- Endemic to Habitat
Altitude
Range
2-3 eggs, incubation 28 to 31 days, fledging 56-100 days. Clutch
Invertebrates, small amphibians, small mammals  reptiles & some vegetation. Food  
  Habits
2772 - TSN: 558845 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Grey Crowned Crane Charles Hesse Wakkerstroom South Africa XC62293 call

AKA:- Afrikaans: Mahem
Czech: Jeráb královský, jeřáb královský
Danish: Grĺ Krontrane
German: Kronenkranich, Südafrika-Kronenkranich, Südafrikanischer Kronenkranich, SüdafrikanischerKronenkranich
English: Blue-necked Crane, Blue-necked Crowned-Crane, Crowned Crane, Gray Crane, Gray Crowned Crane, Gray Crowned-Crane, Gray-crowned Crane, Grey Crane, Grey Crowned Crane, Grey Crowned-Crane, Grey-crowned Crane, Northern Crowned Crane, Royal Crane, Royal Crowned-Crane, South African Crowned Crane, South African-crowned Crane, Southern Crowned Crane
Spanish: Grulla Coronada Cuelligris, Grulla Coronada Cuelligrís, Grulla Real Gris
Estonian: lőuna-kroonkurg
Finnish: Etelänkruunukurki
French: Grue coronnée grise, Grue grise ŕ couronne, Grue royale
Italian: Gru coronata, Gru coronata cenerina, Gru coronata grigia
Japanese: hoojirokammuriduru, hoojirokanmurizuru
Japanese: ホオジロカンムリヅル, ホオヂロカンムリヅル
Kwangali: Engwangali
Latin: Balearica pavonina regulorum, Balearica regulorum
Lithuanian: Pilkakuodė gervė
Dutch: Grijze Kroonkraan, Grijze Kroonkraanvogel
Norwegian: Grĺkrontrane
Polish: koronnik szary
Portuguese: Grou-coroado-austral
Russian: Восточный венценосный журавль, южный венценосный журавль
Slovak: žurav královský , žurav kráľovský
Sotho, Southern: Lehehemu
Swedish: Grĺ krontrana
Swahili: Korongo Taji, Ndegechai
Tswana: Leowang
Tsonga: Sekwarhandzana
Xhosa: Ihem
Chinese: 灰冕鹤
Zulu: uNohemu

Sub-species

Balearica regulorum
Balearica regulorum gibbericeps
Balearica regulorum gibbericepse
Balearica regulorum regulorum
 

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