Swans and geese (Anserinae)

BIRDS / AQUATIC BIRDS / DUCKS, GEESE & SWANS /

Swans are birds of the family Anatidae within the genus Cygnus. The swans’ close relatives include the geese and ducks. Swans are grouped with the closely related geese in the subfamily Anserinae where they form the tribe Cygnini. Sometimes, they are considered a distinct subfamily, Cygninae. There are six or seven species of swan in the genus Cygnus;
Only the Mute Swan is a regular site in the harbour,

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Mute Swan (Cygnus Alor) Photo Peter Drury

Mute Swan (Cygnus Alor)