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Black-necked Swan (Cygnus melancoryphus)

Black-necked Swan (Cygnus melancoryphus)

Black-necked Swan (Cygnus melancoryphus)



Black-necked Swan (Cygnus melancoryphus) Black-necked Swan (Cygnus melancoryphus) Black-necked Swan (Cygnus melancoryphus)

Class: Aves
Family: Anatidae
Common Name: Black-necked Swan
Genus: Cygnus
Species Name: melancoryphus

About The Black-necked Swan

Black-necked swans are native to south coastal South America and inland lakes in the Neotropical region. Black-necked swans breed in Patagonia, Tierra del Fuego, and the Falkland Islands. In winter they migrate northward to Paraguay and southern Brazil.

Biogeographic Regions: neotropical (Native )



Rights Holder: The Regents of the University of Michigan and its licensors
Bibliographic Citation: Urdarevik, D. 2007. "Cygnus melancoryphus" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 27, 2013 at Citation Link

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