Cygnus buccinator


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Noun1.Cygnus buccinator - large pure white wild swan of western North America having a sonorous cryCygnus buccinator - large pure white wild swan of western North America having a sonorous cry
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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The trumpeter's scientific name, Cygnus buccinator, refers to the resonating sounds for which this swan is famous.
Trumpeter swan Cygnus buccinator range expansion programs in the northern Rocky Mountains, USA, p.