Numida meleagris (Helmeted Guineafowl) is a species of birds in the family guineafowls. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is found in the Afrotropics, the Palearctic, and the Neotropics. Helmeted Guineafowl is a diurnal omnivore. Individuals can grow to 56 oz. Reproduction is dioecious. Helmeted Guineafowl has parental care (pair provides care). It relies on flight to move around.
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