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Black-necked Crane

Grus nigricollis Przevalski, 1876

The Black-necked Crane (Grus nigricollis) is a medium-sized crane in Asia that breeds on the Tibetan Plateau and winters mainly in remote parts of India and Bhutan. It is 139 cm (55 in) long with a 235 cm (7.8 ft) wingspan, and it weighs 5.5 kg (12 lbs). It is whitish-gray, with a black head, red crown patch, black upper neck and legs, and white patch to the rear of the eye. It has black primaries and secondaries. Both sexes are similar. Some populations are known to make seasonal movements. It is revered in Buddhist traditions and culturally protected across much of its range. A festival in Bhutan celebrates the bird while the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir considers it as the state bird. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Gruiformes
Family:
  Gruidae
Genus:
  Grus

Scientific:
  Grus nigricollis

Citation:
  Przevalski, 1876

Reference:
  Mongol.StranaTangut. 2 p.135

Protonym:
  Grus nigricollis

Avibase ID:
  7A78AD1C9585A6F7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7A78AD1C

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176187


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Grus nigricollis: Breeds Tibetan plateau; winters to ne India and s China
English:
Black-necked Crane
Czech:
jeřáb černokrký
German:
Schwarzhalskranich
Danish:
Sorthalset Trane
Spanish:
Grulla Cuellinegra
Finnish:
mustakaulakurki
French:
Grue à cou noir
Icelandic:
Móskutrana
Italian:
Gru collonero
Japanese:
ogurozuru
Japanese:
オグロヅル
Dutch:
Zwarthalskraanvogel
Norwegian:
Svarthalstrane
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Svarthalstrane
Polish:
zuraw czarnoszyi
Portuguese:
Grou-de-pescoço-preto
Russian:
Черношейный журавль
Slovak:
žeriav čiernokrký
Swedish:
svarthalsad trana
Ukrainian:
Журавель чорношиїй
Chinese:
黑颈鹤


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Grue à cou noir ( Grus nigricollis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Grue à cou noir ( Grus nigricollis)
Clements 1st edition:
Black-necked Crane ( Grus nigricollis)
Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Black-necked Crane ( Grus nigricollis)
Oriental Bird Club:
Black-necked Crane ( Grus nigricollis)
James Lee Peters:
Grus nigricollis
James Lee Peters (original):
Grus nigricollis
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Grus nigricollis
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Black-necked Crane ( Grus nigricollis)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Black-necked Crane ( Grus nigricollis)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Black-necked Crane ( Grus nigricollis)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Grus nigricollis
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Grus nigricollis

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Species status: full species

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Catalan: Grua collnegra
Czech: Jeráb cernokrký, jeřáb černokrký
Danish: Sorthalset Trane
German: Schwarzhalskranich
English: Black-necked Crane
English (IOC): Black-necked Crane
Spanish: Grulla Cuellinegra, Grulla de Cuello Negro
Spanish (Spain): Grulla Cuellinegra
Spanish (HBW): Black-necked Crane
Estonian: mägikurg
Finnish: Huppukurki, mustakaulakurki
French: Grue à cou noir
Hungarian: kormosfejű daru
Icelandic: Móskutrana
Italian: Gru collonero
Japanese: o-guro zuru, oguroduru, ogurozuru
Japanese: オグロヅル
Japanese (Kanji): 尾黒鶴
Scientific: Grus nigricollis
Lithuanian: Juodakaklė gervė
Latvian: melnkakla dzērve
Dutch: Zwarthalskraanvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Svarthalstrane
Norwegian: Svarthalstrane
Polish: zuraw czarnoszyi, żuraw czarnoszyi
Pinyin: hēi-jǐng hè
Portuguese: Grou-de-pescoço-preto
Russian: Черношейный журавль
Slovak: Žeriav čiernokrký
Serbian: Crnovrati ždral
Swedish: Svarthalsad trana
Turkish: Kara Başlı Turna
Ukrainian: Журавель чорношиїй
Vietnamese: Chim Sếu cổ đen, Chim Sếu xám, Sếu xám
Chinese: 黑颈鹤
Chinese (Traditional): 黑頸鶴

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