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Black Swan

Cygnus atratus

Description:

Worlds only mostly black swan Male bill and neck longer and straighter

Habitat:

Prefer larger and permanent swamps and lakes with emergent and subaquatic vegetation.

Notes:

I Spotted pair on Blackbutt Dam about a month ago, then 4 chicks arrived. And then dissapeared over 3 days.. Park Ranger said the eels that are in the dam take them. Sadly this M/F swan only one left.

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1 Comment

robo panda
robo panda 2 years ago

That's cool I have never seen one before!

2529, New South Wales, Australia

Lat: -34.58, Long: 150.87

Spotted on Dec 30, 2011
Submitted on Dec 30, 2011

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