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Swan (cygnus atratus) is an animal of the bird type. It usually lives in large, shallow wetlands and open water. The animal weights about 10kg - 15kg (22lbs - 33lbs) and lives for 8 - 12 years. Human, wolf, raccoon predators are the dangerous creatures for swans. See the table below for more information.

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Facts about swans
NameSwan
Conservation StatusThreatened
TypeBird
FamilyAnatidae
DietOmnivore
GenusCygnus
Main PreyAquatic plants, insects, small fish
Top Speed80km/h (50mph)
OrderAnseriformes
Wing Span200cm - 350cm (79in - 138in)
PhylumChordata
Scientific NameCygnus atratus
ColourBlack, white, grey, orange
KingdomAnimalia
LifestyleFlock
Average Clutch Size5
Skin TypeFeathers
Life Span8 - 12 years
PredatorsHuman, wolf, raccoon
Weight10kg - 15kg (22lbs - 33lbs)
HabitatLarge, shallow wetlands and open water
ClassAves
Distinctive FeaturesLarge, powerful wings and webbed feet
Size (L)91cm - 150cm (36in - 60in)
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Description Picture of swans. Swans And Black Swans
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