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Coscoroba Swan Coscoroba coscoroba


Category E

Native Range

South America. Resident in Uruguay and northern Argentina and also breeding in southern Argentina, these southern breeders winter in northern Chile, southern Bolivia, Paraguay and southern Brazil.

British Occurence

Kept at several bird gardens but said to need protection in harsh weather. Evidently escapes have occured but survival in the wild in Britain seems unlikely.

Where to see Coscoroba Swan in captivity

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