Grus americana


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Synonyms for Grus americana

rare North American crane having black-and-white plumage and a trumpeting call

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The intercostal artery has been reported to arise from the subclavian artery in the family Fringillidae (Glenny, 1942b), in the Ara-ararauna (blue and gold macaw) (Glenny, 1951), in the American bittern by Glenny (1940) and in the Grus americana (whooping crane) by Fisher (1955).
australis) Bird Crane, whooping Grus americana Curlew, Eskimo Numenius borealis Falcon, American peregrine Falco peregrinus anatum Murrelet, marbled Brachyramphus marmoratus marmoratus Owl, northern spotted Strix occidentalis caurina Plover, piping Charadrius melodus Tern, roseate Sterna dougallii dougallii Warbler, Kirtland's Dendroica kirtlandii Reptile Turtle, leatherback sea Dermochelys coriacea Clam/Mussel Riffleshell, northern Epioblasma torulosa rangiana Wedgemussel, dwarf Alasmidonta heterodon Fish Cisco, blackfin Coregonus nigripinnis Sturgeon, short, nose Acipenser brevirostrum Sturgeon, white (Kootenai River Acipenser transmontanus pop.