Numida

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Noun1.Numida - guinea fowlNumida - guinea fowl        
bird genus - a genus of birds
Numididae, Numidinae, subfamily Numididae, subfamily Numidinae - guinea fowl and related birds of Africa and Madagascar
guinea fowl, Numida meleagris, guinea - a west African bird having dark plumage mottled with white; native to Africa but raised for food in many parts of the world
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2 hours, 20 mg/kg) was much shorter than that for the helmeted guineafowl (Numida meleagris; 19.
This selection is composed of the following species: Victoria crowned pigeon, common emerald dove, Luzon bleedingheart, green imperial pigeon, mallard, island collared dove, helmeted guineafowl, Alexandrine parakeet, blossomheaded parakeet, silver pheasant, mute swan, blacknecked swan, white peafowl, Indian peafowl, red and black parrot, and white pigeon.
Among the "alien species" that have now established breeding populations in Britain are helmeted guineafowl, Reeves's pheasant and Chinese pheasant.