Story behind the photo: The male Sandhill Crane raises his huge wings and appears to be singing to the elegant female, who dances around him joyfully.
Common Name: Sandhill Crane
Scientific Name: Grus canadensis
Photograph taken at Myakka River State Park in Sarasota County, Florida.
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