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  • Korean
    • 혹고니
  • French
    • Cygne tuberculé
  • Spanish
    • Cisne blanco
    • Cisne mudo
  • Italian
    • Cigno reale
  • Catalan
    • Cigne mut
  • Scientific Names
    • Cygnus olor
  • English
    • Mute Swan
  • German
    • Höckerschwan
  • Japanese
    • コブハクチョウ
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • MUSW
  • Portuguese
    • Cisne-mudo
  • Finnish
    • kyhmyjoutsen
  • Russian
    • Лебедь шипун
  • Belarusian
    • Лебедзь-шыпун

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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martingrimm

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September 30, 2016 09:46 AM CEST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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roby

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September 28, 2016 11:54 AM HST

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itzhak1946

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July 27, 2016 12:16 PM EEST

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itzhak1946

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July 26, 2016 09:29 AM EEST

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patrees

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September 21, 2016 06:22 PM SAST

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yvonne8

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September 27, 2016 12:54 PM CEST

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September 23, 2016 02:57 PM EDT

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lazza

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November 1, 2015

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September 24, 2016 11:36 AM EDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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predthepenguin

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September 23, 2016 06:56 PM EDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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boriskofman

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September 23, 2016 06:31 PM EDT

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Lisa

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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tkoffel

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November 1, 2014 07:07 AM EDT
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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.
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