Search by Freefind    A   B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L M  N  O  P  Q   R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y   Z      Home

 Advanced Search Alphabetically Taxon - Family Map Country Lists Help-Site Map Contact

Whooping Crane

Photo by Roy Brown Photography Dec 1, 10 © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Video by bmatson3 © all rights reserved

Map by Cephas

File:Grus americana map.svg

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

This page  only

Be notified of
page updates

it's private

powered by
ChangeDetection

Home          Order

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
Altitude
Range
 1(2}3 eggs, incubation by both parents 29-32 days, fledging 78-90 days. Clutch
Invertebrates, small amphibians, small mammals & reptiles. Food  
  Habits
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

 

Arkive for photos, picture gallery, sound recordings, video and bird data, checklists etc. Field guide images of over 9,000 species. Checklists covering all bird species and most of the worlds countries.

2008 Worldbirds © all rights reserved   Copy-right belongs to individual photographers

Sound recordings by XENO-CANTO are covered by creative commons Copy-right (CC)

 

01/03/2008 0000000

25/10/2009 500,000

28/02/2012 870,300

 


 

Maps from Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

 

01/01/2009 151,000

01/10/2010 562,291

24/09/2012 1,000,000

 

Credits Some of the maps, data, are from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page               Data from Avibase