Mute Swan

Mute Swan

Summary:

Literature Mute Swan
[order] Anseriformes |

Mute Swan determination[order] Anseriformes | [family] Anatidae | [latin] Cygnus olor | [UK] Mute Swan | [FR] Cygne tuberculé | [DE] Höckerschwan | [ES] Cisne Vulgar | [IT] Cigno reale | [NL] Knobbelzwaan


Literature

Title
A 39 year study of a Mute Sw an Cygnus olor population in the English Midlands.
Author(s): Coleman A .E., J.T. Coleman , P.A . Coleman & C.D .T. Minton 2001
Abstract: The results of a long-term study of the Mute Sw an Cygnus olor in a 1440 / km2 area of the English Midlands are presented . During the period 1961 to 1999 the population varied between 213 and 551 birds with the numbers of pairs each spring ranging f..[more]..
Source: Ardea 89(special issue) : 123-133
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Title
Ventilatory and circulatory responses to hyperthermia in the mute swan (Cygnus olor)
Author(s): C. Bech and K. Johansen
Abstract: Ventilatory parameters of mute swans were measured at thermoneutral conditions and during heat stress. Deep body temperature increased from 39-5 to 41-1 °C. Breathing frequency increased 29 times, compared to the thermoneutral condition. Tidal volume..[more]..
Source: J. exp. Biol. (1980), 88, 195-204
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Title
Wintering swans Cygnus spp. and Coot Fulica atra in the Öresund,
South Sweden, in relation to available food recources

Author(s): Leif Nilsson
Abstract: In connection with the building of a Fixed Link (bridge-arti.cial island-tunnel) between Sweden and Denmark intensive studies of waterfowl and benthic fauna and .ora in the Öresund were undertaken as a part of the Environmental Impact Assessment Stud..[more]..
Source: ORNIS SVECICA 15: 13-21, 2005
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All of Anatidae

  1. American Wigeon
  2. Anas americana
  1. Bar-headed Goose
  2. Anser indicus
  1. Barnacle Goose
  2. Branta leucopsis
  1. Barrows Goldeneye
  2. Bucephala islandica
  1. Bean Goose
  2. Anser fabalis
  1. Blue-winged Teal
  2. Anas discors
  1. Brent Goose
  2. Branta bernicla
  1. Canada goose
  2. Branta canadensis
  1. Canvasback
  2. Aythya valisineria
  1. Common Scoter
  2. Melanitta nigra
  1. Egyptian Goose
  2. Alopochen aegyptiacus
  1. Eider
  2. Somateria mollissima
  1. Garganey
  2. Anas querquedula
  1. Goldeneye
  2. Bucephala clangula
  1. Greater Scaup
  2. Aythya marila
  1. Greater White-fronted Goose
  2. Anser albifrons
  1. Greylag Goose
  2. Anser anser
  1. Hooded Merganser
  2. Lophodytes cucullatus
  1. Lesser White-fronted Goose
  2. Anser erythropus
  1. Light-bellied Brent Goose
  2. Branta bernicla hrota
  1. Mallard
  2. Anas platyrhynchos
  1. Marbled Duck
  2. Marmaronetta angustirostris
  1. Merganser
  2. Mergus merganser
  1. Mute Swan
  2. Cygnus olor
  1. Northern Pintail
  2. Anas acuta
  1. Northern Shoveler
  2. Anas clypeata
  1. Pink-footed Goose
  2. Anser brachyrhynchus
  1. Pochard
  2. Aythya ferina
  1. Redhead
  2. Aythya americana
  1. Ruddy Duck
  2. Oxyura jamaicensis
  1. Shelduck
  2. Tadorna tadorna
  1. Snow Goose
  2. Anser caerulescens
  1. Stellers Eider
  2. Polysticta stelleri
  1. Surf Scoter
  2. Melanitta perspicillata
  1. Teal
  2. Anas crecca
  1. Tufted Duck
  2. Aythya fuligula
  1. Whistling Swan
  2. Cygnus columbianus
  1. White-headed Duck
  2. Oxyura leucocephala
  1. Wigeon
  2. Anas penelope
  1. Wood Duck
  2. Aix sponsa
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