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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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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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heatherrainbow

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March 29, 2015 07:39 PM EDT

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msieges

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March 6, 2015

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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msieges

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March 3, 2015

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msieges

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March 2, 2015

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millriverpark

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March 17, 2015 09:14 AM EDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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aes131

Date

March 27, 2015

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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evahedstrom

Date

March 27, 2015 11:35 AM CET

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In front of Stockholm castle, Sweden.

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mute swan Cygnus olor

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sjenniferc

Date

March 22, 2015 03:26 PM UTC

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mute swan Cygnus olor

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steveattwood

Date

March 21, 2015

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A pair of mute swan were observed on the wetlands at Pegasus

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mute swan Cygnus olor

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kdahl88

Date

March 16, 2015

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Not sure how many, they were mixed with the geese.

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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akruger90

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March 21, 2015 03:32 PM EDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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khimmler

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March 19, 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.