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Longevity of the Helmeted Guineafowl Numida meleagris

H. Dieter Oschadleus, Barry Schultz, Sue-Joy Schultz

...A Helmeted Guineafowl with ring 862414 was recaptured at Diep River wetland in Cape Town after 9 years 2 months 5 days (ringed at the same site), becoming the longevity record for this species. The previous record was 7 years 9 months 5 days. ...

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