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The mute swan is a species of swan and a member of the waterfowl family Anatidae. It is native to much of Europe and Asia, and the far north of Africa. It is an introduced species in North America, Australasia and southern Africa. The name 'mute' derives from it being less vocal than other swan species. Measuring 125 to 170 cm in length, this large swan is wholly white in plumage with an orange bill bordered with black. It is recognisable by its pronounced knob atop the bill, which is larger in.. more

Similar species: Ducks, Geese, Etc.
Species identified by Dr Harsha Vardhan Reddy
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By Dr Harsha Vardhan Reddy

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Uploaded Aug 17, 2019. Captured Aug 15, 2019 13:57 in 1Bis Rue du Château d'Agassac, 33290 Ludon-Médoc, France.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/6.3
  • 1/250s
  • ISO160
  • 600mm