|Mute Swan ( Cygnus olor )|
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|One of the biggest European birds, the plumage is white, the beak is orange-coloured. Reconnait the other swans by the tuber on the beak. In flight the whistling of the wings allows of the reconnaitre rather easily.
||Migratory Sort but swans being in parks are sedentary because they are fed by the man. It is a bird monogame. It needs to run of the water to fly away.
|Habitat :||Lakes, ponds, rivers, maritime bays. The big neck allows him to look for its food in one rather deep.|
|Food :||In base of vegetables mainly.|
|Size :||55.16 inch (140-160 cm)
||Weight : 10-12 kg
||Wing span : 82.74 inch (210-240 cm)