Turkeys Mate More Often When They Have Wingmen (VIDEO)

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Aug. 17 2013 9:15 AM

Turkeys Mate More Often When They Have Wingmen (VIDEO)

A new study in Plos Genetics says that male turkeys of the same clutch compete all winter until a victor is crowned as mating season begins, leaving the dominant male with a crew of subordinates.

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