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  • Korean
    • 혹고니
  • French
    • Cygne tuberculé
  • Spanish
    • Cisne blanco
    • Cisne mudo
  • Italian
    • Cigno reale
  • Catalan
    • Cigne mut
  • Scientific Names
    • Cygnus olor
  • English
    • Mute Swan
  • German
    • Höckerschwan
  • Japanese
    • コブハクチョウ
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • MUSW
  • Portuguese
    • Cisne-mudo
  • Finnish
    • kyhmyjoutsen
  • Russian
    • Лебедь шипун
  • Belarusian
    • Лебедзь-шыпун

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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droidwrestler

Date

July 25, 2016 09:52 PM SAST

Description

Many swimming on the rhein

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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natalieraeber

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July 23, 2016 09:05 PM SAST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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stahere

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June 11, 2016 07:37 PM EDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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jordi_m_r

Date

August 19, 2012 05:02 PM CEST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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roby

Date

July 9, 2016 09:27 AM HST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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conuropsis

Date

May 5, 2013 01:12 PM EDT

Description

Two adults seen on a nest in the northeast corner of Reservoir #3.

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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conuropsis

Date

April 16, 2015 05:30 PM EDT

Description

Two adults and a nest with one egg seen.

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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dracorjc

Date

July 17, 2016 02:21 PM CDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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trcarlisle

Date

July 3, 2016 12:41 PM BST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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wouterkoch

Date

July 15, 2016 12:46 PM CEST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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bollyanna

Date

July 15, 2016 02:47 PM SAST

Description

Adults and juveniles.

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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tiyumq

Date

May 10, 2016 05:12 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) is a species of swan, and thus a member of the waterfowl family Anatidae. It is native to much of Europe and Asia, and (as a rare winter visitor) the far north of Africa. It is also an introduced species in North America, Australasia and southern Africa. The name 'mute' derives from it being less vocal than other swan species. Measuring 125 to 170 centimetres (49 to 67 in) in length, this large swan...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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