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Whooping Crane

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Distribution map of the Whooping Crane. blue: breeding, orange: wintering, green: year-round, grey: experimental year-round

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Grus americana Scientific name
Gruiiformes Order
Gruidae Family
 132 cm. (Wingspan 220-240 cm) Length
Wetlands, lakes, pools, drainage dykes, marshes. Endemic to USA See map Habitat
 1(2}3 eggs, incubation by both parents 29-32 days, fledging 78-90 days. Clutch
Invertebrates, small amphibians, small mammals & reptiles. Food  
2783 - TSN: 176176 - Sub-species World Number
Endamgered Status

Whooping Crane Bill Evans Matagorda Island, Texas United States XC38536 Call

AKA:- Czech: jeřáb americký, Jeráb belohrbetý
Danish: Trompetértrane
German: Schneekranich, Schreikranich
English: White Crane, Whooping Crane
Spanish: Gruidas, Grulla Americana, Grulla Blanca, Grulla Trompetera
Spanish (Mexico): Grulla Americana, grulla blanca
Estonian: trompetkurg
Finnish: Trumpettikurki
French: Grue blanche, Grue blanche d'Amérique, Grue d'Amérique
Italian: Gru americana
Japanese: amerikashiroduru, amerikashirozuru
Japanese: アメリカシロヅル
Latin: Grus americana, Grus americanus
Dutch: Trompetkraanvogel
Norwegian: Trompetertrane
Polish: zuraw krzykliwy, żuraw krzykliwy
Russian: Американский журавль
Slovak: Žeriav škriekavý
Swedish: Trumpetartrana
Turkish: Ötücü Turna
Chinese: 美洲鹤


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