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Wild Turkey
Meleagris gallopavo Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Galliformes »  family Meleagrididae - turkeys

IUCN category:Least Concern

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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Spironucleus meleagridi (McNeil,Hinshaw & Kofoid, 1941)

Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Meleagris gallopavo gallopavo Linnaeus, 1758
subspecies Meleagris gallopavo intermedia Sennett, 1879
subspecies Meleagris gallopavo merriami Nelson, 1900 - Merriam`s Wild Turkey

Meleagris gallopavo merriami - Merriam`s Wild Turkey

subspecies Meleagris gallopavo mexicana Gould, 1856
subspecies Meleagris gallopavo osceola Scott, 1890
subspecies Meleagris gallopavo silvestris Vieillot, 1817 - Eastern Wild Turkey

Meleagris gallopavo silvestris - Eastern Wild Turkey

form Meleagris gallopavo f. domestica - Domestic Turkey

Meleagris gallopavo f. domestica - Domestic Turkey


Links and literature

EN AOU Checklist of North and Middle American Birds 2013 [http://checklist.aou.org/], North American Classification Committee (NACC) [as Meleagris gallopavo]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Bird Life 5.1 [304]

Bird Life [http://www.birdlife.org] [as Meleagris gallopavo Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [402033]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org] [as Meleagris gallopavo Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [http://www.worldbirdnames.org/] [as Meleagris gallopavo Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 11 April 2013
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [22679525]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [http://www.iucnredlist.org/] [as Meleagris gallopavo Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Meleagris gallopavo Linnaeus, 1758]
Fenneman J. (2007): British Columbia Bird Checklist [as Meleagris gallopavo]
Data retrieved on: 25 January 2009
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementsche...], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Meleagris gallopavo]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [http://www.eoy.ee/yhing/nime.htm] [as Meleagris gallopavo]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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