Cygnus atratus


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Noun1.Cygnus atratus - large Australian swan having black plumage and a red billCygnus atratus - large Australian swan having black plumage and a red bill
swan - stately heavy-bodied aquatic bird with very long neck and usually white plumage as adult
genus Cygnus, Cygnus - a genus of Anatidae
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This is followed by a colourful black swan (Cygnus atratus) which, upon tilting, reveals blinking movements in dynamic colour within the swan's feathers and the ripples on the water.
(14) PAX-5 IHC has been used in pigeons (Columbia livia) and turkeys, and a panel of antibodies, including PAX-5, CD3, TIA-1, CD4, CD7, and CD8, was used to diagnose a chronic T-cell lymphocytic leukemia in a black swan (Cygnus atratus).
Breeding was recorded frequently for Black Swan Cygnus atratus, Cape Barren Goose Cereopsis novaehollandiae and Chestnut Teal Anas castanea, less often for Pacific Black Duck Anas superciliosa and rarely for other species.
pulverulenta (Braun, 1901) Skrjabin, 1924 in Anas superciliosa, Anas rhynchotis, Cygnus atratus, Tadorna variegata and Aythya novaeseelandiae with all new host records from New Zealand.
But this latest generation of Cygnus Atratus think a cold and windy hillside in Scholes, West Yorkshire, will do very nicely thank-you.