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Trumpeter Swans

Cygnus buccinator


Very large white swan, larger than the more common Mute Swan. Black bill extending upward to form a mask from the tip of the bill to the back of the eye.


Habitat: Lakes and rivers.


Very graceful in flight.

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Illinois, USA

Spotted on Jan 16, 2015
Submitted on Jan 23, 2015

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