Black-necked Swan - Cygnus melanocoryphus
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The Black-necked Swan is an import from South America. Both sexes are similar in plumage, but the female is a little smaller in size and the knob on the head is also a little smaller. The Black-necked Swan is the smallest in its genus and is found in freshwater marshes, lagoons and lakes.