Gallery description : pictures of cranes and herons

Crane (gruidae) is a bird type animal. It usually lives in temperate wetlands. The weight of this animal is about 3.7kg - 10kg (8.2lbs - 22lbs) and lives for 15 - 30 years. Fox, eagle, wildcats predators are the dangerous creatures for cranes. See the table below for more facts.

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Facts about cranes
NameCrane
Top Speed40km/h (25mph)
Average Clutch Size4
Wing Span1.8m - 2.4m (71in - 95in)
OrderGruiformes
Main PreyInsects. fish, grain
ClassAves
DietOmnivore
FamilyGruidae
KingdomAnimalia
ColourWhite, black, grey, brown, red, blue
Distinctive FeaturesLarge body size and long beak
Scientific NameGruidae
LifestyleFlock
Conservation StatusThreatened
HabitatTemperate wetlands
Skin TypeFeathers
Life Span15 - 30 years
TypeBird
PhylumChordata
Weight3.7kg - 10kg (8.2lbs - 22lbs)
Size (L)1m - 1.4m (40in - 55in)
PredatorsFox, eagle, wildcats
Image Details
Description Pictures of cranes and herons. The Traveller: Madiwala Lake, cranes, herons and swamphens
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Heigh 1058 pixels
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