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Phasiani
Meleagris
(Turkeys, Chickens, Partridges, etc.)
|M.californica| |M.crassipes|

Birds
Living Relative of the Extinct Meleagris - Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)
PGCPS
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Leg Bone of Meleagris.crassipes
A New Pleistocene Turkey from Mexico by Loye Miller (Searchable Ornithological Research Archive)
sora.unm.edu
Living Relative of the Extinct Meleagris - Ocellated Turkey (Meleagris ocellata)
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