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Galliformes > Phasianidae

Wild Turkey

Meleagris gallopavo

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Among the largest birds in North America. The large-bodied, long-legged and small-headed look of a turkey is distinctive. Appears dark from a distance. Often seen in small groups in open fields near woods. Gobbling often audible in the spring and early summer.

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