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A bird with a red head

Observed: 30th October 2011 By: jefffshby
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A domestcated species in the

A domestcated species in the UK. I have seen a wild one but that was in Bolivia.
It got its name because at the time when the Spanish and Portugese started bringing back new things from the Americas people in northern Europe assumed anything exotic came from the east hence Muscovy Duck and Turkey (incorectly called Peru in Spanish and Chinee (chinese) in Turkish)