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  • French
    • cygne tuberculé
  • Scientific Names
    • Cygnus olor
  • English
    • Mute Swan
    • White 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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kentr4000

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December 17, 2014 11:07 AM EST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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cullen

Date

December 7, 2014 09:14 AM CST

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With swan-goose hybrid. This is a reproducing population on Lady Bird Lake.

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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annikaml

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May 31, 2012

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Mute swan Cygnus olor

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sudachi

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February 11, 2010 04:38 PM JST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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annikaml

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July 29, 2012 07:00 PM CDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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December 6, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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gyrrlfalcon

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December 7, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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dfwuw

Date

November 29, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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dwboston

Date

December 5, 2014 12:33 PM CST

Description

12/05/2014, 12:33 PM
Canon EOS 5D Mark II, 1/100 sec, f/8, 60mm (EF24-105mm f/4L IS USM), ISO 800, Exp comp +1, B+W Circ Polarizer

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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dwboston

Date

December 5, 2014 10:43 AM CST

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12/05/2014, 10:43 AM
Canon EOS 5D Mark II, 1/125 sec, f/4, 105mm (EF24-105mm f/4L IS USM), ISO 200 (auto), Exp comp +1

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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sara4

Date

November 27, 2014

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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nolafrog

Date

November 30, 2014 02:30 PM CST
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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.