Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cranes :: Black-necked Crane
Black-necked Crane Grus nigricollis
Described by: Przewalski (1876)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Plateau of Tibet (Damxung along Qinghai-Tibetan Highway ca. 100km n. of Lhasa) extending in small numbers s. into nw. India (e. Ladakh) and w. and c. China (Xinjiang, Qinghai, Gansu (Yanchiwan Nature Reserve) and Sichuan).
Migration through Lake Yamdrok Tso, Tibet.
Winters in s. Tibet (Qinghai Plateau, and Karze (Kazi) Reservoir in Lhunzhub country), Bhutan, ne. India (Ladakh, nw. Arunachal Pradesh and Assam(?)) and w. China (Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau from w. Kansu e. to e. Tsinghai).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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