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Sandhill Crane

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Grus canadensis Scientific name
Gruiiformes Order
Gruidae Family
 80 - 120 cm. (Wingspan 165 - 210 cm) Length
Grassland, wetlands, Breeds Canada, USA & Cuba. Wintering in southern USA & Mexico. Rare vagrant to China, South Korea and Japan and a very rare vagrant to western Europe. Habitat
Altitude
Range
 1-3 eggs, incubation by both parents 28-32 days, fledging varies between sub-species 50-90 days. Clutch
Invertebrates, small amphibians, small mammals & reptiles. Food  
  Habits
2777 - TSN: 176177 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern. (Some Sub-species are Endangered.) Status

Sandhill Crane Eric DeFonso Marble Hot Springs Rd, Plumas Cty, CA United States XC113800 call

AKA:- Czech: Jeráb kanadský, jeřáb kanadský
Welsh: Garan y twyni
Danish: Prćrietrane
German: Kanada Kranich, Kanadakranich, Kanadischer Kranich
English: Florida Crane, Little brown Crane, Sandhill Crane
Spanish: Grulla, Grulla Canadiense, Grulla Gris
Spanish (Cuba): Grulla
Spanish (Mexico): Grulla Canadiense, grulla gris
Estonian: kanada kurg
Finnish: Hietakurki
Faroese: Kanadatrani
French: Grue canadienne, Grue du Canada
Irish: Grús Ceanadach
Icelandic: Mótrana
Italian: Gru canadese
Inuktitut: Tatigak, Tutteghuk
Japanese: kanadaduru, kanadazuru, Kanada-zuru
Japanese: カナダヅル
Korean: 카나다두루미, 캐나다두루미
Latin: Grus canadensis
Lithuanian: Kanadinė gervė
Dutch: Canadese Kraanvogel, Prairiekraanvogel
Norwegian: Kanadatrane
Ojibwa: ᐅᒋᒐ`
Polish: zuraw kanadyjski, żuraw kanadyjski
Portuguese: Grou do Canadá, Grou-americano
Russian: Kanadsky Zhuravl, Журавль канадский, Канадский журавль
Slovak: Žeriav plavokrký
Slovenian: Kanadski žerjav
Swedish: Prärietrana
Turkish: Kanada Turnası
Chinese: 沙丘鹤

Sub-species

Lesser Sandhill Crane, Grus c. canadensis
Cuban Sandhill Crane, Grus c. nesiotes – ESA: Endangered
Florida Sandhill Crane, Grus c. pratensis – ESA: Endangered Mississippi Sandhill Crane, Grus c. pulla – ESA: Endangered
Canadian Sandhill Crane, Grus c. rowani
Greater Sandhill Crane, Grus c. tabida

 

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