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  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • MUSW
  • Scientific Names
    • Cygnus olor
  • French
    • cygne tuburculé
  • English
    • Mute Swan
  • German
    • Höckerschwan

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Recent observations

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

dfwuw

Date

April 19, 2014

Description

Mated pair with at least three newly hatched cygnets.

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No photos or sounds

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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corbanhemphill

Date

March 31, 2010

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

dfwuw

Date

April 12, 2014

Description

Nesting pair.

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No photos or sounds

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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robrocke

Date

April 12, 2014 06:58 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

robrocke

Date

April 12, 2014 06:58 PM EDT

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

dfwuw

Date

April 4, 2014

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

wildmarin

Date

April 7, 2014 01:16 PM PDT

Description

large, white swan that dwarfed the nearby northern shovelers; long neck; white 'fluffy" wings

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Square

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

colinmorita

Date

June 3, 2011 08:01 AM HST

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Square

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

maractwin

Date

April 6, 2014 12:15 PM EDT

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Square

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

dyeany2

Date

April 4, 2014 04:28 PM EDT

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

dfwuw

Date

March 29, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

dfwuw

Date

March 22, 2014

Description

Nesting pair.

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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.