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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 paloregonus, Cygnus pristinus, Cygnus sumnerensis