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Brolga

Grus rubicunda Gruidae

Description:

The Brolga is a large grey crane, with a featherless red head and grey crown. The legs are grey and there is a black dewlap under the chin.

Habitat:

Salt marsh grassland. West Kimberley.

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3 Comments

Ashutosh Dudhatra
Ashutosh Dudhatra 6 years ago

Very beautiful!

BarbaraSing
BarbaraSing 6 years ago

Thanks. Saw them on my walk this morning. Stalked them out on the marsh.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 6 years ago

Excellent spotting. Don't often get to see these guys.

BarbaraSing
Spotted by
BarbaraSing

Western Australia, Australia

Spotted on Sep 7, 2014
Submitted on Sep 7, 2014

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