Helmeted Guineafowl

Numida meleagris

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The Helmeted Guineafowl (Numida meleagris) is the best known of the guineafowl bird family, Numididae, and the only member of the genus Numida. It breeds in Africa, mainly south of the Sahara, and has been widely introduced into the West Indies, Brazil, Australia and southern France.

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  1. (c) Dario Sanches, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:GALINHA-D'ANGOLA_(Numida_meleagris).jpg
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Numida_meleagris

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