沙丘鹤

2017-06-09 14:05:30 | 

沙丘鹤Sha Qiu He

学名:Grus canadensis

英文名:Sandhill Crane

分类:鹤形目 鹤科

分布:主要分布于北美及西伯利亚东部

生活习性:沙丘鹤栖息于富有灌木和水草的平原沼泽、湖边草地、水塘及河岸沼泽地带,有时也出现在有树木和草本植物的高原地带。主要以各种灌木和草本植物的叶、芽、草籽和谷粒等为食,也吃部分昆虫。繁殖期为5-7个月,每窝产卵1-2枚。沙丘鹤为国家二级保护动物。

Scientific name: Gruscanadensis

English name: Sandhill Crane

Distribution:North American and eastern Siberia.

Habits: Inhabits in lake-swamp plain, grassy tidal flats and mudflats. They are also found in various upland habitats. They are mainly herbivorous and eat cultivated foods such as corn, wheat, sorghum and some insects. Lays eggs between May to July. The clutch size is 1 to 2. The Sandhill crane is the second-class national protected animal.