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Black Swan

Cygnus atratus

Description:

Native to Aotearoa, the Black Swan is a beautiful, elegant bird with mostly black plumage with white feathers visible when the wings are lifted and when in flight. They also have a red bill and red eyes.

Habitat:

Floating around on the water in Hoopers Inlet, near Allans Beach with several other Black Swans.

Notes:

These birds can be hunted with the relevant licences in order (https://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recrea... )

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Cape Saunders, Otago, New Zealand

Spotted on Aug 30, 2021
Submitted on Oct 9, 2021

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