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 Sandhill Crane (Grus canadensis)




Sandhill Crane | Grus canadensis photo
Sandhill Crane, Farm Loop, Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, Near San Antonio, New Mexico

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Sandhill Crane | Grus canadensis photo
Sandhill Crane, Entrance Pull-Off Pond, Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, Near San Antonio, New Mexico

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Sandhill Crane | Grus canadensis photo
Sandhill Crane in flight

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

SANDHILL CRANE FACTS

Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Gruiformes
Family:Gruidae
Genus:Grus
Species:canadensis
Common Name:Sandhill Crane


Relatives in same Genus
  Whooping Crane (G. americana)