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Cygnus cygnus Linnaeus 1758 (whooper swan)

PaleoDB taxon number: 369505

Alternative combination: Anas cygnus

Synonym: Cygnus musicus Bechstein 1809 (taxon 369506)

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Cygnus according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Cygnus (Olor), Cygnus atratus, Cygnus bilinicus, Cygnus buccinator, Cygnus columbianus, Cygnus csakvarensis, Cygnus equitum, Cygnus falconeri, Cygnus herenthalsi, Cygnus hibbardi, Cygnus matthewi, Cygnus melancoryphus, Cygnus olor, Cygnus paloregonus, Cygnus pristinus, Cygnus sumnerensis