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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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Recent observations

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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tonja

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January 15, 2017 04:58 PM CST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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artaps

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January 13, 2017 10:42 PM PST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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amarzee

Date

August 28, 2009 03:21 PM KST

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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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amarzee

Date

April 10, 2009 11:02 AM KST

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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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amarzee

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March 6, 2009 02:48 PM KST

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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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amarzee

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December 17, 2008 02:08 PM KST

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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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amarzee

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August 25, 2008 01:59 PM KST

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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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amarzee

Date

August 20, 2008 03:18 PM KST

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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amarzee

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April 19, 2008 12:07 PM KST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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mammelton50

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January 5, 2017 02:55 PM UTC

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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January 14, 2017 04:18 PM UTC

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

martingrimm

Date

January 14, 2017 06:44 PM CET
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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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