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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caruncle_(bird_anatomy)

Anatomical structures on the head and throat of a domestic turkey. 1. Caruncles, 2. Snood, 3. Wattle (dewlap), 4. Major caruncle, 5. Beard. A caruncle is defined as 'a small, fleshy excrescence that is a normal part of an animal's ... The wattle is a flap of skin hanging under the chin connecting the throat and head and the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wattle_(anatomy)

A wattle is a fleshy caruncle hanging from various parts of the head or neck in several groups of ... For example, the southern and northern cassowary are known as the ... Hogan, C. Michael "Wild Turkey: Meleagris gallopavo", GlobalTwitcher.com, ed. ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike ...

www.reference.com/pets-animals/red-thing-under-turkey-s-chin-ac88f66c160fe4c6

The red flap under a turkey's chin is called a wattle. A turkey's wattle is simply bare skin, and it can change from red to gray and even to white or blue depending ...

www.reference.com/pets-animals/flap-skin-under-turkeys-chin-called-237a3399ff3d1682

The flap of skin under a turkey's chin may be known as a dewlap or a wattle; though the wattle is more evident in male turkeys, both male and females have this ...

newsfeed.time.com/2010/11/25/10-things-you-didnt-need-to-know-about-turkeys

Nov 25, 2010 ... The red fleshy bits hanging off turkeys' beaks are called “snoods,” not to be confused with wattles, the fleshy bits under the neck that Richard ...

mentalfloss.com/article/53730/whats-thing-hangs-turkeys-face

Nov 26, 2013 ... That thing is a snood. And it's there to let the other turkeys know that its owner is kind of a big deal. When a male turkeyknown as a ...

www.kidzone.ws/animals/turkey.htm

Male turkeys, also called "Tom Turkeys" or "Gobblers" puff up their bodies and spread their tail feathers (just like ... Wattle - the flap of skin under the turkey's chin.

tpwmagazine.com/archive/2005/nov/skillbuilder

In juvenile males (also known as jakes), the middle tail feathers are longer ... a modified feather, even though it appears to be part of the turkey's skin. ... Connecting the neck to the head just under the beak, the dewlap is present ... Although no ear flap funnels sound, wild turkeys can still home in on noises from a mile away.

blog.sfgate.com/pets/2010/11/20/10-fascinating-facts-about-turkeys

Nov 20, 2010 ... If you don't yet know a snood (see above) from a wattle (the flap of skin under the turkey's chin), check out these 10 little-known turkey tidbits ...