The mute swan gets its name from being less vocal than other swan species. Mute swans are monogamous and reuse the same nest each year growing their family. With them reusing their nest they are very territorial and can be very aggressive to defend their nest, mate, and offspring.
- There is a lacquer finish giving the skull a yellow tint
- There are parts of the skull that are held together by wire and glue
- Skull Length 16.6cm (6.5in)
- Skull Width 4.2cm (1.7in)
- Skull Height 5.2cm (2in)