Migrating sandlhill cranes flying past snowy mountain at sunrise

Grus cranes

Cranes in the genus Grus are usually migratory, although the brolga crane and sarus crane are not.

Scientific name: Grus

Rank: Genus


Map showing the distribution of the Grus cranes taxa

The shading illustrates the diversity of this group - the darker the colour the greater the number of species. Data provided by WWF's Wildfinder.