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  • 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

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

krosenthal

Date

October 21, 2005 10:22 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

marknenadov

Date

May 3, 2016

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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dagendresen

Date

February 21, 2016 02:10 PM CET

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

cnh

Date

April 28, 2016 01:11 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

gpstewart

Date

May 1, 2016

Description

This is first Mute Swan I have seen at this location in over 1 Year

Photos / Sounds

What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Date

April 29, 2016

Description

As I was running the lake, I also spotted these animals. They are very large animals, very aggressive as well. Not friendly. Loud voices.

Photos / Sounds

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

ghanwa

Date

April 29, 2016 10:34 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

jokurtz

Date

November 1, 2015

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

victoria2108

Date

January 25, 2016 11:17 AM UTC

Photos / Sounds

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

jasonrgrant

Date

April 29, 2016 02:12 PM CEST

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

damianlight

Date

April 28, 2016 01:11 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mute Swan Cygnus olor

Observer

rushecology

Date

September 14, 2010 08:04 PM AEST

Place

Weggis (Google, OSM)
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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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