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Wattled Crane

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Grus carunculatus Scientific name
Gruiiformes Order
Gruidae Family
175 cm. (Wingspan 230-260 cm) Length
Grassland, wetlands, lakes, pools, drainage dykes, marshes. Range:- Angola, Botswana, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa:- Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, Kwazulu-Natal, Mpumalanga, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Habitat
Altitude
Range
(1)2 eggs, incubation 33-36 days, fledging 90-130 days. Clutch
Invertebrates, small amphibians, small mammals  reptiles & some vegetation. Food  
  Habits
2780 TSN: 707818 - Sub-species World Number
Vulnerable Status

If you have sound recording of the Gruidae please send it to xeno-canto. 

AKA:- Afrikaans: Lelkraanvoël
Czech: Jeráb bradavicnatý, jeřáb bradavičnatý
Danish: Vortetrane
German: Klunkerkranich, Klunker-Kranich, Kranich
English: Great African Wattled Crane, Wattled Crane
Spanish: Grulla Carunculada, Grulla Zarzo
Estonian: lottkurg
Finnish: Helttakurki
French: Grue caronculée
Italian: Gru caruncolata
Japanese: hookazariduru, hookazarizuru
Japanese: ホオカザリヅル
Kwangali: Epanda
Latin: Bugeranus carunculatus, Burgeranus carunculatus, Grus carunculata, Grus carunculatus
Dutch: Lelkraanvogel
Norwegian: Vortetrane
Polish: Żuraw karalowy, zuraw koralowy, żuraw koralowy
Portuguese: Grou-carunculado
Russian: Сережчатый журавль, Серёжчатый журавль
Slovak: Žeriav príveskový
Shona: Jowori
Sotho, Southern: Motlathomo
Swedish: vĺrttrana
Swahili: Korongo Ndevu
Tsonga: Nyakukolwe
Xhosa: Igwampi
Chinese: 肉垂鹤
Zulu: uBhamukwe
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