The average life expectancy for wild turkeys is estimated at 1.3 to 1.6 years. The oldest known wild turkey lived at least 13 years.
Range lifespanStatus: wild: 13 (high) years.
Typical lifespanStatus: wild: 1.3 to 1.6 years.
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Life Expectancy"
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Kari Kirschbaum, Animal Diversity Web Staff
Alaine Camfield, Animal Diversity Web
Jason McCullough, University of Michigan
McCullough, J. 2001. "Meleagris gallopavo" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Meleagris_gallopavo.html
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