A site dedicated to the proper care and general information of mute swans
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Enchanting, Elegant, Graceful, Majestic Mute Swans.  
Basic Anatomy Information. 

This Page is Labeled Photos of General Swan Features.

Mute Swan Info

Basic Anatomy of Mute Swans

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Mute Swan Cob Male

Mute Swan Cob 

Mute Swan Pen Female

Mute Swan Pen 

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From: knowledgerush search: Mute Swan
Common Name Mute Swans – Tame Swans
Binomial Name – Cygnus olor
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae WaterFowl
Genus Cygnus
Species olor

Mute Swan – Cygnus olor

Mute Swan Cob

Mute Swan Cob

Mute Swan Cob Knob

Mute Swan Cob Beak

Mute Swan Head

Mute Swan Ears

Mute Swan Nares

Mute Swan Head

Mute Swan Head

Mute Swan Beak Lamella

Mute Swan Marking

Mute Swan Feet

Royal Mute Swan Pen

Royal Mute Swan Feet

Royal Mute Swan Feet

Mute Swan Feet

Royal Mute Swan Cob

Mute Swan Cob

Mute Swan Neck

Mute Swan Pen

Mute Swan Cob

Mute Swan Hind Toe

Mute Swan Feet

Polish Mute Swan

Mute Swan Feet

Mute Swan Feet

Polish Mute Swan Pen

Mute Swan Pen

SHE has a VERY Large Knob…
The Size of the Mute Swan’s Knob is not a Reliable Way to Determine the Sex….

SWAN Trachea-Air

SWAN Esophagus-Food

Mute Swan Cob

Mute Swan Plumage

Mute Swan Plumage

Mute Swan Pen

Mute Swan Cob

Mute Swan Brood Pair

Male Mute Swan

We Rescued the Swan Above.. he was under Weight in this Photo.
And Recovering from having his Left Wing Amputated..

Male Mute Swan

Mute Swan Tail

Mute Swan Cloaca

Mute Swan Wings

This Information is a Work in Progress…..
As I learn more I will add to this information..
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Compiled by (C) L.M.Sweger              October  2016
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