Grus grus (Common Crane)

Common Crane

Dutch: Kraanvogel

Order: Gruiformes
Family: Gruidae
Genus: Grus
Species: Grus grus




female bird, subspecies lilfordi

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 177 mm
Length cranium: 70 mm
Width (cranium): 41 mm
Height (cranium): 40 mm
Alternative names: Kranich (German), Grue cendrée (French), Grulla Común (Spanish)


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