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  • English
    • White Swan
    • Mute Swan
  • Portuguese
    • Cisne-mudo
  • Scientific Names
    • Cygnus olor
  • French
    • cygne tuburculé
  • German
    • Höckerschwan
  • Japanese
    • コブハクチョウ
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • MUSW

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Recent observations

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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dreenstra

Date

November 25, 2014 02:55 PM EST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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fmoretzsohn

Date

October 2, 2010

Description

I observed a couple of Mute Swans, Cygnus olor, at London's St. James Park.

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mute swan Cygnus olor

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camelcreek

Date

December 28, 2013 11:14 PM EST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Date

November 18, 2014

Description

Observed them hanging out with the Canada geese. These are resident. The one with the brown mixed in, was born all brown this spring.

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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ecologyelise

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November 12, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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marcello

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August 9, 2014 07:28 PM CEST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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ecologyelise

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November 12, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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ecologyelise

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November 4, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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kucycads

Date

November 10, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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tortuga_rapido

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November 9, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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sara4

Date

October 25, 2014

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mute swan Cygnus olor

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cullen

Date

November 1, 2014 06:42 AM CDT
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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.