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demoiselle crane


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A small crane (Anthropoides virgo) of Asia, northern Africa, and Europe, having gray and black plumage, long black breast feathers, and white plumes at the side of the head.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A crane, Anthropoides virgo, found in central Asia, 85-100 centimeters long with a loud trumpeting call.


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