Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cranes :: Red-crowned Crane
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis
Described by: Müller, Statius (1776)
Alternate common name(s): Japanese Crane, Manchurian Crane
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeEx. ec. Asia;
Ne. Mongolia, ne. China (Manchuria, Zhhalong Nature Reserve in Heilongjiang) and ex. se. Siberia. N. Japan (Kushiro, Akkeshi-ko Benkanbeushi Marshes and Lake Furen, Nemuro City, ne. Hokkaido).
Migrates from the Kuril Is. to Hokkaido.
Winters in n. Japan (Hokkaido), Korea and ce. China w. to Shannxi Province and mostly in and around Jiangsu, Yancheng Nature Reserve.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: International Crane Foundation
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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