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Sarus Crane

Grus antigone

Description:

The Sarus Crane is easily distinguished from other cranes in the region by the overall grey color and the contrasting red head and upper neck.

Habitat:

Can be found in parts of the Indian Subcontinent, Southeast Asia and Australia. They forage on marshes and shallow wetlands for roots, tubers, insects, crustaceans and small vertebrate prey.

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3 Comments

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 11 years ago

Very cute,

Raj Kumar
Raj Kumar 11 years ago

awesome.

Wild Things
Wild Things 11 years ago

That is a magnificent bird.

e s c
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e s c

West Palm Beach, Florida

Spotted on Aug 7, 2010
Submitted on Dec 18, 2011

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