Gallery description : swan

Swan is a bird that usually inhabits large, shallow wetlands and open water. It has a feathers skin type. This type of birds usually have 200cm - 350cm (79in - 138in) wing span. The preferred food type is omnivore. The maximum speed it is able to reach is 80km/h (50mph). Swan which scientific name is cygnus atratus is usually 91cm - 150cm (36in - 60in). These birds usually live 8 - 12 years. The average weight of the swan is 10kg - 15kg (22lbs - 33lbs).

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