Wild Turkey

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Wild Turkey in Fiji

Fact Card

COMMON NAME: Wild Turkey
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Meleagris gallopavo
TYPE: Introduced
RECORDED SIGHTINGS: Viti Levu – Vanua Levu – TaveuniKadavuLomaiviti – Lau – Rotuma
GROUP NAME:  KINGDOMAnimalia / PHYLUMChordata / CLASSAves
ORDERGalliformes / FAMILYPhasianidae / GENUSMeleagris

Video: Wild Turkey

Audio: Wild Turkey

IUCN Red List Status

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species - Category Scale Least Concern

Additional Photographs

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References

  • Hans (2012). Turkey, Meleagris gallopavo, Wild turkey [Photograph]. Pixabay. Link
  • Hans (2012). Turkey, Meleagris gallopavo, Wild turkey [Photograph]. Pixabay. Link
  • IUCN (2018). Wild Turkey [Photograph]. IUCN Redlist. Link
  • [James (Jim) Holmes]. (2017, November 2). Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo [Audio]. Macaulay Library. Link
  • [Tim Laman]. (2009, March 13). Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo [Video]. Macaulay Library. Link
  • Mohann (2021). Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo [Photograph]. Pixabay. Link
  • Wild turkey. (2023, August 22). In Wikipedia. Link

Additional Sources of Information

  • NatureFiji-MareqetiViti is Fiji’s only domestic NGO working solely for the conservation and sustainable management of Fiji’s unique natural heritage – Link

 

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