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    • Meleagris gallopavo
    • Meleagridis gallopavo
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    • dindon sauvage
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    • Wild Turkey
    • Turkey
    • American turkey
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Recent observations

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

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fbhikku

Date

February 27, 2015 07:14 AM PST

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Bronze Pute Meleagris gallopavo

Observer

speedy

Date

February 27, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

Date

February 26, 2015 02:51 PM PST

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wild turkey Meleagris gallopavo

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speiden

Date

February 25, 2015 02:02 PM EST

Description

tom tracks

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wild turkey Meleagris gallopavo

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tnewman

Date

February 13, 2015

Description

I was told that these were Oceola sub-species

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Square

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

Observer

katnzac

Date

February 22, 2015 03:16 PM PST

Description

Three turkeys in the middle of town.

Photos / Sounds

Square

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

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fm5050

Date

February 22, 2015 02:03 PM EST

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No photos or sounds

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

Date

February 22, 2015 02:51 PM PST

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Square

What

Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

Observer

npollock66

Date

July 1, 2011

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Square

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WITU Meleagris gallopavo

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zcota

Date

February 22, 2015

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Square

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

Observer

npollock66

Date

November 13, 2011

Description

Obviously dead

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Square

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

Observer

crzyteachjen

Date

February 20, 2015 01:38 PM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

20+

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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.