Beard. In anatomical terms, the snood is an erectile, fleshy protuberance on the
forehead of turkeys.
Nov 22, 2011 ... Wild Turkeys are interesting creatures with a unique appearance, a complex
social ... A Male Wild Turkey showing wattles, snood and beard
Nov 22, 2014 ... What is a turkey snood and why do turkeys care? ... Jakes and Gobblers both
have beards or modified feathers that dangle from their chest ...
Differences between young and old and male and female wild turkeys.
Mar 25, 2005 ... Turkey Identification: Look for the beard to be sure ... the beard rule foremost in
mind. ... on their head and neck and a snood on their beak.
The snood, like the turkeys head will turn bright red when elongated. ... Beard:
The tuft of horse hair like feathers that hang from a turkeys' chest. Almost always ...
Page with pictures of Wild Turkeys. ... As befits a mature male, the bird has an
impressive "beard" or mane of hairlike feathers ... This bird's snood is retracted.
Wild turkeys are among the most popular game animals in the world. ... 8 to 12
pounds; Weakest gobbles of all subspecies; Short to moderate beard length;
Short spurs ... The snood functions in both intersexual and intrasexual selection.
Mar 22, 2016 ... The snood is that funny thingy hanging off the top of a male turkey's beak. ... A
turkey's beard, as seen on this strutting gobbler, is believed to ...
Mar 9, 2013 ... What is the purpose of a wild turkey's snood? research and explainations for the
vary length and ... Treble Hooked Triple Beard Turkey: What?