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    • Dindon sauvage
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    • Meleagris gallopavo
    • Meleagridis gallopavo
  • English
    • Wild Turkey
    • Turkey
    • American turkey
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    • Guajolote norteño
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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

Observer

johnkarges

Date

July 28, 2016 08:20 PM CDT

Description

Hen and poult at roadside

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

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joshualincoln

Date

July 28, 2016 03:50 PM EDT

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

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alex87

Date

July 28, 2016 11:30 AM EDT

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

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grinningdwarf

Date

July 28, 2016 08:34 AM PDT

Description

Wild Turkeys on Darrah Springs Hatchery

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

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ck2

Date

July 23, 2016 06:04 PM MDT

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

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rcurtis

Date

July 26, 2016 06:45 PM EDT

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

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cabrewski

Date

July 27, 2016 05:52 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

15 juveniles and 2 adults.

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Observer

agnishino

Date

January 11, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Guajolotes norteños o coconos captado dentro de un proyecto de monitoreo biológico comunirario en el APFF Campo Verde, Chihuahua.
Esta es una de las 3 subespecies reconocidas en México y la más abundante, a pesar de ser una presa cinegética y de cacería de subsistencia muy codiciada nuestros registros indican que tienen una buena abundancia local dentro del ANP.

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

Observer

lizlovesnature

Date

April 19, 2016 04:36 PM EDT

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agnishino

Date

January 11, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Guajolotes norteños o coconos captado dentro de un proyecto de monitoreo biológico comunirario en el APFF Campo Verde, Chihuahua.
Esta es una de las 3 subespecies reconocidas en México y la más abundante, a pesar de ser una presa cinegética y de cacería de subsistencia muy codiciada nuestros registros indican que tienen una buena abundancia local dentro del ANP.

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Observer

agnishino

Date

May 23, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Guajolotes norteños o coconos captado dentro de un proyecto de monitoreo biológico comunirario en el APFF Campo Verde, Chihuahua.
Esta es una de las 3 subespecies reconocidas en México y la más abundante, a pesar de ser una presa cinegética y de cacería de subsistencia muy codiciada nuestros registros indican que tienen una buena abundancia local dentro del ANP.

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

Observer

apcorboy

Date

July 26, 2016 10:16 AM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is native to North America and is the heaviest member of the diverse Galliformes. It is the same species as the domestic turkey, which was originally derived from a southern Mexican subspecies of Wild Turkey (not the related Ocellated Turkey). Although native to North America, the turkey probably got its name due to the domesticated variety being imported to Britain in ships coming from the Levant via Spain. The British at...

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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