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During courtship, the crane couples perform a jerky dance..

 

With an approximate size of a meter and a 3,5 Kg of weight, characterizes his erect tuft of golden feathers of the head, it also presents both sides of the face respective white areas and an expandable red membrane in the throat. Its appearance is typical of the group of waders, with long legs, this black kind; It has a gray white plumage, and their wings. The bill is short, with dark gray.