Most of the time when the turkey is in a relaxed state, the snood is pale and 2-3
cm long. However, when the male begins strutting (the courtship display), the ...
Nov 22, 2010 ... Wild Turkeys are interesting creatures with complex social systems. ... 2010 by
eNature. A Male Wild Turkey showing wattles, snood and beard
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? ... A female turkey is a hen, a
mature male is a gobbler, and a juvenile male is a jake.
Mar 9, 2013 ... In addition to uncovering a non-sexual function for the brightly colored, bare head
of the male wild turkey (which is crucial for maintaining ...
Oct 8, 2009 ... A male turkey is called a "tom" and a female turkey a "hen." A large group ... If a
turkey isn't feeling well, the snood and wattle become very pale.
When we think of a male turkey, we think of its long-hanging snood. What some
do not know is the wattle and the snood both retract and are not always long.
Nov 12, 2012 ... Get a load of the snoods on these wild turkeys! ... Male turkeys gobble to show up
other males and to attract the attention of female turkeys, ...
A primer on snoods, dewlaps and other fleshy appendages. ... share some of the
same parts as their male companions, the male turkey, or tom, really puts on a ...
Nov 25, 2010 ... When a male turkey is strutting, the snood engorges with blood and extends to
hang down over the beak. The snood has no known function, ...