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guinea fowl

Numida meleagris, the domesticated guinea fowl; there are a number of wild species, all in the bird family Numidinae. Pearly green plumage, long, shapely neck, featherless head and neck except where the head has either a crest of feathers or a bony casque, and a characteristic raucous call.

guinea fowl feather louse
Goniodes numidae (guinea fowl feather louse), Lipeurus numidae (slender guinea fowl louse).
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Oh, why, in general, was the world so constituted that a man could not take his mother's guineas comfortably?
The non-profit organization Portland Guinea Pig Rescue in Oregon, USA, had such a problem.
New Delhi [India], Nov 6 ( ANI ): Foreign Minister of Republic of the Guinea Mamadi Toure on Monday expressed appreciation for India's support for Guinea's economic development.
About Pak-Guinea cooperation, Prime Minister Abbasi offered Pakistan's expertise to Guinea in textiles, leather, infrastructure development, information technology as well as to share experience of SMEs with Guinea.
On a day for summing up at the Court in The Hague, after three days of audiences in which Equatorial Guinea has confronted France in order to obtain a suspension on the penal procedures opened by France against the Equatoguinean Vice-President, Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, and recognise the building on Foch Avenue in Paris -unfairly seized- as part of the Equatorial Guinea Diplomatic Mission in the French capital.
Equatorial Guinea's hydrocarbon riches dwarf all other economic activity; the country's oil reserves are located mainly in the Gulf of Guinea.
This will provide an easy route for Filipinos living and working in Papua New Guinea to their native home.
For folks who say they wouldn't want guineas because of the mess, I'll gladly hose guinea poop off the walks any day as opposed to picking nasty ticks off the goats and guardian dogs.
In 1992, a scientific study headed by researcher David Cameron Duffy confirmed the anecdotal evidence by finding a "highly significant difference in tick presence in response to guinea fowl activity.
He added "reaching the completion point will help Guinea allocate more resources for poverty reduction and economic growth.
Guinea pigs are available from good quality pet shops and garden centres.
From the early 20th century, when the need for recruitment of foreign labor was growing in Equatorial Guinea, pressure from a number of countries and organizations led to the boycott of Spanish Guinea's cocoa by some large buyers, compelling the Spanish authorities in Equatorial Guinea to direct their attention to the regulation of the labor trade and plantation owners, who were known to be brutal in their treatment of workers and who were ultimately sanctioned in different ways.