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Whooper Swan

Cygnus cygnus (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Whooper Swan (pronounced hooper), Cygnus cygnus, is a large Northern Hemisphere swan. It is the Eurasian counterpart of the North American Trumpeter Swan. An old name for the Whooper Swan is 'Elk'; it is so called in Francis Willughby and John Ray's Ornithology of 1676. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Anseriformes
Family:
  Anatidae
Genus:
  Cygnus

Scientific:
  Cygnus cygnus

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.122

Protonym:
  Anas Cygnus

Avibase ID:
  BDDB5670D2D20A55

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/BDDB5670

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174990

Geographic range:

  • Cygnus cygnus: Palearctic; winters to India and se China
English:
Whooper Swan
Catalan:
Cigne cantaire
Czech:
labuť zpěvná
Danish:
Sangsvane
German:
Singschwan
Spanish:
Cisne Cantor
Spanish (Spain):
Cisne Cantor
Finnish:
laulujoutsen
French:
Cygne chanteur
Croatian:
Žutokljuni Labud
Hungarian:
Énekes hattyú
Icelandic:
Álft
Italian:
Cigno selvatico
Japanese (romaji):
oohakuchou
Japanese:
オオハクチョウ
Lithuanian:
Gulbė giesmininkė
Dutch:
Wilde Zwaan
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Songsvane
Norwegian:
Sangsvane
Polish:
łabędź krzykliwy
Portuguese:
Cisne-bravo
Russian:
Лебедь-кликун
Slovak:
labuť spevavá
Serbian:
Veliki labud
Swedish:
sångsvan
Ukrainian:
Лебідь-кликун
Chinese:
大天鹅
Chinese (Traditional):
黃嘴天鵝


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
Whooping Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Whooper Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl. and addendum):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 62nd suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Cygne chanteur ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Cygne chanteur ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Whooper Swan ( Olor cygnus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Cygnus cygnus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Cygnus cygnus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Cygnus cygnus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Whooper Swan ( Cygnus cygnus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cygnus cygnus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cygnus cygnus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Abkhazian: аМшынҟызшкәакәа
Afrikaans: Singswaan
Arabic: تم صافر
Asturian: Cisne Glayador, Cisñe Xiblón, Cisnie Xiblón
Azerbaijani: Harayçı qu, Haraycı qu quşu, harayçı qu quşu, harayçı qulələk
Bashkir: аҡҡош, ҡаңғылдаҡ аҡҡош
Belarusian: Лебедзь-клiкун, Лебедзь-клікун
Bulgarian: Поен лебед
Bengali: হ঴া঩ায ভযার
Bengali (transliteration): hōpāra marāla
Breton: Alarc'h-kristilh, An alarc'h-kristilh
Catalan: Cigne cantaire
Catalan (Balears): Cigne cantaire
Valencian: Cigne cantaire
Montenegrin: veliki labud, žutokljuni labud, велики лабуд, жутокљуни лабуд
Montenegrin (Cyrillic): велики лабуд, жутокљуни лабуд
Czech: labu zpìvná, Labut zpevná, Labuť zpěvná
Chuvash: йыхравçă акăш, кăнтăр акăшĕ, хоракăш, хораккăш, хур кайăк акăшĕ, хуракăш, шурă акăш
Welsh: Alarch chwibanol, Alarch gwyllt, Alarch y gogledd, Alorch y gogledd, Elrck
Danish: Sangsvane
German: Singschwan
Greek: Αγριόκυκvoς, Αγριόκυκνος, Αρκόκυκνος
Greek (Cypriot): Αρκόκυκνος
English: Whooper Swan, Whooping Swan
English, HBW: Whooper Swan
English (IOC): Whooper Swan
English (United States): Whooper Swan
Esperanto: Kantocigno
Spanish: Cisne Cantor
Spanish (Spain): Cisne Cantor
Spanish (HBW): Cisne cantor
Estonian: Laululuik
Basque: Beltxarga oihulari, Beltxarga oihularia, Cigne cantaire
Evenki: багдавкӣ, га̄г, га̄гил, га̄гисал, ӯкси, ӯксэ, ӯкчэ, ӯкшэ, окши, уксе, уктэ, хуба, экши
Persian: قوی فریادکش
Finnish: Joutsen, Laulujoutsen
Faroese: Okn, Okn/Svanur, Svanur
French: Cygne chanteur, Cygne sauvage
Friulian: cign salvadi
Frisian: Kloekswan
Irish: Eala Ghlórach
Gaelic: Eala Bhàn, Eala fhiadhaich
Galician: Cigne cantaire, Cisne bravo, Cisne cantor
Manx: Ollay Chiaullee
Hebrew: ברבור שר, הברבור השר
Croatian: Žutokljuni Labud
Hungarian: Énekes hattyú
Armenian: [Chchan Karap ], Ճչան Կարապ
Icelandic: Álft
Italian: Cigno selvatico
Japanese (romaji): ō haku-chō, O-hakucho, Oh-hakucho, Oo-hakuchoo, oohakuchou, Ou-hakuchou
Japanese: オオハクチョウ
Japanese (Kanji): 大白鳥
Georgian: მყივანი (ყვითელნისკარტა) გედი, მყივანი გედი, ყვითელნისკარტა გედი
Kara-Kalpak: қуў
Kabardian: къыу , къыухужь
Mongolian, Halh: гунгар хун
Khakas: Xyy
Kazakh: Сүњқылдақ аққу, сұңқылдақ аққу, Сұңқылдақ-аққу, шақырғыш аққу
Kazakh (Transliteration): suñqıldaq aq-qw
Greenlandic: Qussuk
Korean: 큰고니
Korean (Transliteration): keun-goni
Karachay-Balkar: акъ баппуш, акъкъуу, къанкъаз, къанкъылдакъ, къуу
North Karelian: laulujoučen
Kirghiz: Ак куу, аккуу, куркулдак куу
Scientific: Anas Cygnus, Cygnus cygnus, Cygnus cygnus cygnus, Cygnus Islandicus, Cygnus musicus, Olor cygnus
Luxembourgish: Wëlle Schwan , Wëlle Schwunn
Limburgish: Wilde zwaan
Lithuanian: Giesmininkė gulbė, Gulbe giesmininke, Gulbė giesmininkė
Latvian: Ziemeļu gulbis
Macedonian: Жолтоклун лебед, Лебед пеач
Mongolian: Гангар хун, гунгар хун, оодон хушуут хун, толбот хун
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠭᠠᠨᠭᠠᠷ ᠬᠣᠨ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠭᠠᠨᠭᠠᠷ ᠬᠣᠨ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Гaнгар хун
Mongolian (Transliteration): g aŋg ar khuŋ
Moldavian: Lebădă de iarnă
Maltese: ċinji, Ċinju
Mongolian, Chakhar (Peripheral): оодон хушуут хун, толбот хун
Nepali: महाराज हंस
Dutch: Wilde Zwaan
Norwegian Nynorsk: Songsvane
Norwegian: Sangsvane
Livvi (Olonets Karelian): lyhytn’okkuhanhi
Polish: labedz krzykliwy, Łabędź krzykliwy
Pinyin: bái-é, dà tiān-é, hú, huáng-zuǐ tiān-é, ké-shēng tiān-é
Portuguese: cisne bravo, Cisne-bravo
Portuguese (Portugal): Cisne-bravo
Romansh: Cign selvadi
Rhaeto-Romance: Cign selvadi
Romanian: Lebădă de iarnă
Russian: Lebed-klikun, Лебедь кликун, Лебедь-кликун
Yakut: дойдулаах куба, куба, кубалар, кубата
Scots: Eala bhan
Northern Sami: Njukcá, njukča
Slovak: Labuť spevavá
Slovenian: labod pevec
Albanian: Mjelma qafëdrejtë
Serbian: Veliki labud, Žutokljuni labud, Жутоклјуни лабуд, Жутокљуни лабуд
Swedish: Sångsvan
Turkmen: sorha guw, sykylykçy guw
Turkish: İtücü kuğu, Ötücü Kuğu, Ötücü Kuşu, ötücükuğu, Sessiz Kuğu Kuşu, Сұңқылдақ аққу
Tatar: кыйгак аккош, кыйгаклаучы аккош , нәфис аккош , сары борынлы аккош
Tuvinian: Эткир уннуг куу, эткир үннүг куу
Udmurt: юсь, юсьѐс
Ukrainian: Лебідь-кликун
Uzbek: бақироқ оққуш, қийқироқ оққуш, оққуш-кликун
Kalmyk: дондач хун, һацһр хун
Chinese: [da tian-e], [hu], [huang-zui tian-e], [ke-sheng tian-e], 咳声天鹅, 大天鵝, 大天鹅, 白鹅, 鹄, 黃嘴天鵝, 黄嘴天鹅
Chinese (Traditional): 咳聲天鵝, 大天鵝, 白鵝, 鵠, 黃嘴天鵝, 黃嘴天鵝〔大天鵝〕
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 黄嘴天鵝
Chinese (Taiwan): [huang-zui tian-e], 黃嘴天鵝, 黄嘴天鹅

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