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Black Swan
Cygnus atratus (Latham, 1790)
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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Cygnus

Scientific:
  Cygnus atratus

Citation:
  (Latham, 1790)

Reference:
  IndexOrn. 2 p.834

Protonym:
  Anas atrata

Avibase ID:
  46B54DB1D4CF50D3

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 553906

Geographic range:

  • Cygnus atratus: Australia and Tasmania; New Zealand, where formerly occurred but was eradicated, later was re-introduced and also self-colonized
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Black Swan
Czech:
  labuť černá
German:
  Schwarzschwan
Danish:
  Sortsvane
Spanish:
  Cisne Negro
Finnish:
  mustajoutsen
French:
  Cygne noir
Icelandic:
  Svartsvanur
Italian:
  Cigno nero
Japanese:
  kokuchou
Japanese:
  コクチョウ
Dutch:
  Zwarte Zwaan
Norwegian:
  Svartsvane
Polish:
  łabędź czarny
Portuguese:
  Cisne-preto
Russian:
  Чёрный лебедь
Slovak:
  labuť čierna
Swedish:
  svart svan
Chinese:
  黑天鹅


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Cygne noir ( Cygnus atratus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Cygne noir ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 1st edition:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 4th edition:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 6th edition:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements, version 2015:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements, version 2016:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Clements, version 2017:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
eBird version 1.50:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
eBird version 1.52:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
eBird version 1.53:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
eBird version 1.54:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
eBird version 1.55:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
eBird version 2015:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
eBird version 2016:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
eBird version 2017:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (3/07/2017):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
James Lee Peters:
    Cygnus atratus
James Lee Peters (original):
    Chenopis atrata
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Cygnus atratus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Black Swan ( Cygnus atratus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Cygnus atratus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Cygnus atratus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Bulgarian: Черен лебед
Breton: An alarc'h du
Catalan: Cigne negre
Czech: labu èerná, Labut cerná, Labuť černá
Welsh: Alarch du
Danish: Sortsvane
German: Schwarzer Schwan, Schwarzschwan, Trauerschwan
English: Black Swan
Spanish: Cisne Negro
Spanish (Colombia): Cisne negro
Spanish (Spain): Cisne Negro
Estonian: mustluik
Basque: Beltxarga beltza
Persian: ٹ يً ا يٌٓ
Finnish: Mustajoutsen
French: Cygne noir
Irish: Eala dhubh
Hebrew: הברבור השחור
Croatian: Crni labud
Hungarian: fekete hattyú
Indonesian: Soang Hitam
Icelandic: Svartsvanur
Italian: Cigno nero
Japanese: kokuchou
Japanese: コクチョウ
Latin: Anas atrata, Chenopis atrata, Chenopsis atratus, Cygnus atratus
Luxembourgish: Schwaarze Schwan , Schwaarze Schwunn
Lithuanian: Juodoji gulbe, Juodoji gulbė
Latvian: Melnais gulbis
Dutch: Zwarte Zwaan
Norwegian: Svartsvane
Polish: labedz czarny, łabędź czarny
Portuguese: Cisne-preto
Portuguese (Portugal): Cisne-preto
Romanian: Lebădă neagră
Russian: Черный лебедь, Чёрный лебедь
Sindhi: ٹ يً ا يٌٓ
Slovak: labuť čierna
Slovenian: črni labod
Serbian: Crni labud
Swedish: Svart svan, Svartsvan
Turkish: kara kuğu, Siyah Kuğu
Ukrainian: Чорний лебідь
Chinese: 黑天鹅
Chinese (Traditional): 黑天鵝

 

         

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