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

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Mute swan Cygnus olor

Observer

kentr4000

Date

August 31, 2014 06:43 PM EDT

Description

Regular resident this summer.1 adult 2 cygnet

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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pieceofmind

Date

July 26, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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pieceofmind

Date

July 26, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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greglasley

Date

August 31, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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greglasley

Date

August 31, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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greglasley

Date

August 29, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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speedy

Date

August 29, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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serch

Date

September 1, 2013 10:14 AM COT

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Mute swan Cygnus olor

Observer

kentr4000

Date

August 29, 2014 07:22 AM EDT

Description

1 adult 1 cygnet

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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serch

Date

August 25, 2013 06:26 AM COT

Description

En el río Danubio

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

greglasley

Date

August 27, 2014

Description

Image 1 shows an adult; image 2 a young bird.

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

cps

Date

August 24, 2014
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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.