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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCygnus olor (Gmelin, 1789) 
AphiaID: 159090

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnseriformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnatidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCygnus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCygnus Bartram, 1791
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormjellma me xhungë  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorНям лебед  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknopsvane  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknobbelzwaan  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormute swan  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcygne tuberculé  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHöckerschwan  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorברבור מצוי  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcigno reale  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgulbė nebylė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚοινός Κύκνος  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknoppsvane  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknoppsvane  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknoppsvane  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorłabędź niemy  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlebăda de vară  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorлебедь-шипун  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoreala bhalbh  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlabod grbec  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcisne vulgar  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknölsvan  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkuğuUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkugu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЛебідь-шипун  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralarch dof  [details]
Environment marine, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (933 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (26 nucleotides; 26 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet aquatic vegetation, aquatic insects, fish and frogs [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 60" (152 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat marine waters (well-sheltered bays), open marshes, and ponds [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance domesticated for food in Britian; feathers used for quills for writing, leathery web used for purses, and wing bones for making whistles [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159090
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z  changed  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Cygnus olor (Gmelin, 1789). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159090 on 2014-07-23
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