Japanese Crane 
Japanese Crane
Japanese Crane
Matthew Kabel
Scientific Name:
Grus japonensis
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Manchurian Crane, Red-crowned Crane
Group:
Birds
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-US FWS: June 2, 1970
EN-IUCN: 2009
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
China, Japan, Korea, Mongolia, Russia, Taiwan
 
 

Facts Summary:
The Japanese Crane (Grus japonensis) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "birds" and found in the following area(s): China, Japan, Korea, Mongolia, Russia, Taiwan. This species is also known by the following name(s): Manchurian Crane, Red-crowned Crane.

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Copyright Notice: This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Red-crowned crane".

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