Siberian Crane

Grus leucogeranus - Grue de Sibérie

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Gruiformes

  • Family
    :

    Gruidés

  • Genus
    :

    Grus

  • Species
    :

    leucogeranus

Descriptor

Pallas, 1773

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 140 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 210 à 230 cm.
  • Weight
    : 7000 à 10000 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Siberian Crane (Grus leucogeranus) is a species of bird in the Gruidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Grue de Sibérie,
  • Grulla Siberiana,
  • Grou-siberiano,
  • Schneekranich,
  • hódaru,
  • Siberische Witte Kraanvogel,
  • Gru siberiana,
  • Snötrana,
  • Snøtrane,
  • žeriav biely,
  • jeřáb bílý,
  • Snetrane,
  • lumikurki,
  • grua siberiana,
  • Snjótrana,
  • żuraw biały,
  • baltā dzērve,
  • snežni žerjav,
  • Стерх,
  • ソデグロヅル,
  • 白鹤,
  • 白鶴〔西伯利亞鶴〕,

Habitat

Grassland : Tundra ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

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