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Mute Swan
Cygnus olor (Gmelin, JF, 1789)
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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Cygnus

Scientific:
  Cygnus olor

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.502

Protonym:
  Anas Olor

Avibase ID:
  694C127A5D849FFE

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174985

Geographic range:

  • Cygnus olor: Palearctic region; winters to India and se China
Source: Clements checklist 2012

English:
  Mute Swan
Czech:
  labuť velká
German:
  Höckerschwan
Danish:
  Knopsvane
Spanish:
  Cisne Vulgar
Finnish:
  kyhmyjoutsen
French:
  Cygne tuberculé
Icelandic:
  Hnúðsvanur
Italian:
  Cigno reale
Japanese:
  kobuhakuchou
Japanese:
  コブハクチョウ
Dutch:
  Knobbelzwaan
Norwegian:
  Knoppsvane
Polish:
  łabędź niemy
Portuguese:
  Cisne-vulgar
Russian:
  Лебедь-шипун
Slovak:
  labuť veľká
Swedish:
  Knölsvan
Chinese:
  疣鼻天鹅


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
   Mute Swan ( Sthenelides olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Sthenelides olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Cygne tuberculé ( Cygnus olor)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Cygne tuberculé ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 1st edition:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 4th edition:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 6th edition:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
eBird version 1.50:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
eBird version 1.52:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
eBird version 1.53:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
eBird version 1.54:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
eBird version 1.55:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.03:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.04:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.01:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.02:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Oriental Bird Club:
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
James Lee Peters:
    Cygnus olor
James Lee Peters (original):
    Cygnus olor
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Cygnus olor
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Cygnus olor
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Cygnus olor

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Swaan
Arabic: الإوز العراقي, التم الأخرس
Asturian: Cisne, Cisñe, Cisnie
Azerbaijani: Fısıldayan qu quşu
Belarusian: Лебедзь-шыпун
Bulgarian: Ням лебед
Breton: Alarc'h, An alarc'h roueel
Catalan: Cigne mut
Catalan (Balears): Cigne mut
Czech: labu velká, Labut velká, Labuť velká
Welsh: Alarch dôf, Alarch mud
Danish: Knopsvane
German: Hockerschwan, Höckerschwan, Höckerschwann
Greek: (Βουβός) Κύκνος, Κύκνος
Greek (Cypriot): Κύκνος
English: Mute Swan, White Swan
Esperanto: Muta cigno
Spanish: Cisne muto, Cisne real, Cisne Vulgar
Estonian: Kühmnokk-luik
Basque: Beltxarga arrunta, Cigne mut
Finnish: Kyhmyjoutsen
Faroese: Knópsvanur
French: Cygne muet, Cygne taberculé, Cygne tuberculé
Irish: Eala Bhalbh
Gaelic: Eala
Galician: Cigne mut, Cisne mudo
Manx: Ollay
Hebrew: ברבור אילם, ברבור מצוי
Croatian: Crvenokljuni Labud
Hungarian: Bütykös hattyú
Armenian: [Tshshan Karap ], Թժժան Կարապ, Թշշան Կարապ
Icelandic: Hnúðsvanur
Italian: Cigno muto, Cigno reale
Japanese: kobu haku-chō, kobuhakuchou, Kobu-hakuchou
Japanese: コブハクチョウ
Japanese (Kanji): 瘤白鳥
Georgian: სისინა (წითელნისკარტა) გედი, სისინა გედი, წითელნისკარტა გედი
Kazakh: Сыбырлақ аққу
Kazakh (Transliteration): sıbırlaq aq-qw
Korean: 혹고니, 흑고니
Korean (Transliteration): hok-goni
Latin: Cygnus bicolor, Cygnus olor, Sthenelides olor
Luxembourgish: Schwan , Schwunn
Lithuanian: Gulbe nebyle, Gulbė nebylė
Latvian: Paugurknābja gulbis
Macedonian: Нем (Црвеноклун) лебед
Mongolian: Хуруут хун
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠬᠣᠷᠣᠭᠣᠲᠣ ᠬᠣᠨ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠬᠣᠷᠣᠭᠣᠲᠣ ᠬᠣᠨ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Толбот хун, Торомт хун, Хуруут хун
Mongolian (Transliteration): khuruut khuŋ, tolbot khuŋ, toromt khuŋ
Maltese: Ċinju Mutu
Dutch: Knobbel zwaan, Knobbelzwaan
Norwegian: Knoppsvane, Tamsvane
Polish: labedz niemy, Łabędź niemy
Pinyin: chì-zuǐ tiān-é, liú hú, liú-bí tiān-é, yǎ-shēng tiān-é, yóu-bí tiān-é
Portuguese: cisne mudo, Cisne-mudo, Cisne-vulgar
Romansh: Cign dumesti
Romanian: Lebădă de vară
Russian: Lebed-shipun, Лебедь шипун, Лебедь-шипун, Лебедь-Шипут
Northern Sami: boallonjukča, Buggenjun'njukcá
Slovak: labuť hrbozobá, Labuť veľká, veľká hrbozobá
Slovenian: labod grbec
Albanian: Mjelma me xhunge, Mjelma me xhungë
Serbian: crvenokljuni labud, Црвеноклјуни лабуд
Swedish: Knölsvan
Turkish: Kuğu, Kuşu, Ötücü Kuğu Kuşu, Сыбырлақ аққу
Ukrainian: Лебідь-шипун
Chinese: 哑声天鹅, 疣鼻天鵝, 疣鼻天鹅, 瘤鹄, 瘤鼻天鹅, 赤嘴天鹅
Chinese (Traditional): 啞聲天鵝, 疣鼻天鵝, 瘤鵠, 瘤鼻天鵝, 赤嘴天鵝
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 疣鼻天鵝, 瘤鵠
Chinese (Taiwan): 疣鼻天鹅, 瘤鹄

 

         

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