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  • French
    • cygne tuberculé
  • 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

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Recent observations

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What

Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) Cygnus olor

Observer

tiirutaja

Date

April 13, 2015 08:05 PM AST

Description

2 specimen

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

tclark

Date

April 17, 2015 03:22 PM EDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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myla-sean

Date

March 16, 2015 11:36 AM EDT

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Square

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

sara4

Date

April 13, 2015

Place

rye meads (Google, OSM)

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Square

Observer

alderash

Date

January 16, 2009

Description

Female and male.

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

jonesblake_112

Date

April 11, 2015 01:19 PM EDT

Description

The pictures are slightly graphic. The cause of death is unknown but it was obviously fed on after death. I seems as though it was attacked.

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

dwest

Date

April 13, 2015 04:16 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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mute swan Cygnus olor

Observer

msieges

Date

March 27, 2015

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Square

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

dwest

Date

April 9, 2015 03:57 PM PDT

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Square

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

athryn

Date

April 12, 2015 03:06 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

mute swan Cygnus olor

Date

April 12, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

mute swan Cygnus olor

Date

April 12, 2015
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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.