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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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jlayman

Date

August 23, 2016 06:57 PM EDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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elisabettasbrega

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April 10, 2015 07:00 PM CEST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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jackmorley

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August 25, 2016 09:37 AM EDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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roby

Date

August 24, 2016 01:53 PM SAST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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qgroom

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August 23, 2016 02:23 PM CEST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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kirbyadams

Date

October 3, 2010 10:51 PM EDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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vancouverbirder

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August 12, 2016 06:51 AM PDT

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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jlayman

Date

December 9, 2015 03:25 PM EST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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yvonne8

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July 14, 2014 12:43 PM CEST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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amdroberts

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August 22, 2016 04:43 PM BST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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birderkelly

Date

December 1, 2013 10:00 AM EST

Description

juvenile

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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jlayman

Date

August 21, 2016 07:13 PM 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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