Demoiselle Crane Anthropoides virgo

Demoiselle Crane
Demoiselle Crane
Demoiselle Crane
The Demoiselle Crane comes from Central Asia, migrating south to south Asia/Africa in winter.
Demoiselle Crane
Demoiselle Crane
Demoiselle Crane neck hackles
Demoiselle Cranes
Demoiselle Crane
Demoiselle Crane
Demoiselle Crane Demoiselle can be distinguished from Common Crane by shaggy black throat feathers covering/hanging from lower neck.
Demoiselle Crane head Demoiselle Crane juvenile Juvenile with short hair cut and speckled throat
Demoiselle Crane ballet Demoiselle Crane Crane ballet
Demoiselle crane flock Demoiselle flock
Demoiselle Cranes with chicks Pair with chicks in Kazakhstan
Demoiselle Crane in flight In flight
Demoiselle Cranes
Demoiselle Cranes
More Demoiselles in flight -- these flight photos by Alexandra Makhnina in Kazakhstan.