Adult Bewick's Swan
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Characteristics
Colouring White body, yellow bill, black tip
Voice Loud bugling notes
Feeds on Grass, cereal crops or root crops
Flight Direct and strong
Nesting Semi-Floating
Social Flocks
Adult Bewick's Swan
Adult Bewick's Swan
Also Known As ..
Tundra Swan
Page Last Updated 10/09/2017 00:34:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Localised
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Species Cygnus columbianus
Category Wildfowl
StdName Tundra Swan
Vital Statistics
Length 115 to 127 cms
Weight 5000 to 6500 gms
Wingspan 180 to 210 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape Spatulate
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NANNorth America
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Bewick's Swan (Species=Cygnus columbianus / Standard Name=Tundra Swan)