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Mute Swans

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Mute Swans

Mute swans have the botanical emblem, Cygnus Olor. This waterfowl specie is regarded to have its source from Eurasia and was introduced to other parts of the world, including Australia, North America, and South Africa. A typical mute swan has a white plumage, and weighs up to 9kg (for the female) and 13 kg (for the male). An adult measures averagely about 150 cm (1.5 meters) when on a full length, and 240 cm (2.4meters) when the wings are fully stretched. It has a black bill as a short extension (basal knob) from the white feathers and grows into an...

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