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Alternate name
Cygnus atratus Scientific name 
Anseriformes Order
Anatidae Family   
110 and 142 cm                Length
Coastline and wetland Habitat
4 - 8 greenish-white eggs are incubated for about 35-40 days by both parents. Clutch   
Plant material and invertebrates. Food   
364 World Nunber

Least Concern                        

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