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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
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    • MUSW

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

verannabanos

Date

February 27, 2014

Place

Lakeshore (Google, OSM)

Description

Two swans in Humber Lakeshore, back in February were swimming by the shore.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

miahershkowitz

Date

September 26, 2014 02:26 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

annikaml

Date

September 27, 2014 07:05 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

camcdevitt

Date

September 23, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

sara4

Date

September 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

dfwuw

Date

August 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

sara4

Date

September 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

sara4

Date

September 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

pieceofmind

Date

August 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

pieceofmind

Date

September 8, 2013

Description

cygnets

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

pieceofmind

Date

July 14, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

pieceofmind

Date

July 14, 2013
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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.