Tundra swan

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The Tundra swan (Cygnus columbianus) is the smallest of the Holarctic swans and is a recent combination of two traditional species, the Bewick’s swan of the old world Palearctic region and the Whistling swan of the North American Nearctic region. It breeds across the Arctic Tundra of the far North of Siberia and Northern Canada and the coasts of Alaska into the Aleutian Islands.

Order.. : Anseriformes
Family..: Anatidae
Genus...: Cygnus

Species: Cygnus columbianus
Tundra Swan - Identification - allaboutbirds.org
Tundra Swan - Species sheet - wikipedia.org
Tundra Swan - Species - ebird.org
Tundra Swan - Sounds & Maps - xeno-canto.org
Tundra Swan - Bird - birdweb.org

Additional Material...    
Tundra Swan - Images - google.com
Tundra Swan - Video - youtube.com
Tundra Swan - Datazone - birdlife.org

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