WoRMS taxon details

Cygnus olor (Gmelin, 1789)

159090  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159090)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
Not documented
Distribution North America  
Distribution North America [details]
WoRMS (2018). Cygnus olor (Gmelin, 1789). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159090 on 2018-08-18
Date
action
by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z
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basis of record Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source University of Michigan Museum of Zoology. Animal Diversity Web., available online at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/index.html [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet aquatic vegetation, aquatic insects, fish and frogs [details]

Dimensions Length: 60" (152 cm) [details]

Distribution North America [details]

Habitat marine waters (well-sheltered bays), open marshes, and ponds [details]

Importance domesticated for food in Britian; feathers used for quills for writing, leathery web used for purses, and wing bones for making whistles [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian mjellma me xhungë  [details]
Bulgarian Ням лебед  [details]
Danish knopsvane  [details]
Dutch knobbelzwaan  [details]
English mute swan  [details]
French cygne tuberculé  [details]
German Höckerschwan  [details]
Hebrew ברבור מצוי  [details]
Italian cigno reale  [details]
Japanese コブハクチョウ  [details]
Lithuanian gulbė nebylė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Κοινός Κύκνος  [details]
Norwegian knoppsvane  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål knoppsvane  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk knoppsvane  [details]
Polish łabędź niemy  [details]
Romanian lebăda de vară  [details]
Russian лебедь-шипун  [details]
Scottish Gaelic eala bhalbh  [details]
Slovenian labod grbec  [details]
Spanish cisne vulgar  [details]
Swedish knölsvan  [details]
Turkish kuğukugu  [details]
Ukrainian Лебідь-шипун  [details]
Welsh alarch dof  [details]