Turkey Biology FAQ - adult turkey


Adult Turkey & Rice adult turkey

The wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is an upland ground bird native to North America and is Closeup of wild turkey hen. Adult wild turkeys have long reddish-yellow to grayish-green legs. The body feathers are generally blackish and dark.

The domestic turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is a large fowl, one of the two species in the genus . Ambient temperatures for adult domestic turkeys are usually maintained between 18 and 21 °C (64 and 70 °F). High temperatures should be.

Can you identify whether this gobbler is a juvenile or an adult? Is he a mature Tom with the prospects of long spurs and a ground scraping beard or is it a juvenile gobbler that you would rather not harvest? Spurs: 3/4" or longer indicate a mature bird while small, round bumps are.

How many feathers are on a turkey? An adult turkey has 5,000-6,000 feathers on its body, in patterns called feather tracts (pterylae). Its wings will each have 10.

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