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WaterfowlCygnus atratus   

2 Black Swan

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Cygnus atratus at Suppressed - 31 Jan 2019
Cygnus atratus at Suppressed - 31 Jan 2019
Cygnus atratus at Suppressed - 31 Jan 2019
Cygnus atratus at Suppressed - 31 Jan 2019

Identification history

Waterfowl Cygnus atratus 31 Jan 2019 natureguy
Waterfowl Cygnus atratus 31 Jan 2019 RodDeb

Author's notes

first reported as young cygnets in April 2018 these look to be 4 maturing Swans. Looks like the parents and possibly one of the youngsters have flown off leaving these. They started with 6 cygnets, when we last reported them there were 5 cygnets growing well into swans.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 Abundance
  • 31 Jan 2019 10:16 AM Recorded on
  • RodDeb Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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