Wattled Crane

Grus carunculata - Grue caronculée

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Gruiformes

  • Family
    :

    Gruidés

  • Genus
    :

    Grus

  • Species
    :

    carunculata

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 175 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 230 à 260 cm.
  • Weight
    : 7100 à 8500 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Wattled Crane (Grus carunculata) is a species of bird in the Gruidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Grue caronculée,
  • Grulla Carunculada,
  • Grou-carunculado,
  • Klunkerkranich,
  • golyvás daru,
  • Lelkraanvogel,
  • Gru caruncolata,
  • Vårttrana,
  • Vortetrane,
  • žeriav príveskový,
  • jeřáb bradavičnatý,
  • Vortetrane,
  • helttakurki,
  • Lelkraanvoël,
  • grua carunculada,
  • żuraw koralowy,
  • Серёжчатый журавль,
  • ホオカザリヅル,
  • 肉垂鹤,
  • 肉垂鶴,

Habitat

Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Seasonal/Intermittent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Water Storage Areas (over 8ha)

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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