Other Names: none
Distribution: throughout forested areas of the United States and Mexico.
Size: 110-115 cm in length with a 125-140 cm wingspan, weighing 5-11 kg.
Plumage: Dusky brown overall, barred with black, with an iridescent bronze sheen. The head and neck are bare, with bluish and reddish wattles. The tail is fan-shaped, with chestnut, buff, or white tail tips. Males have spurs and a long "beard" on the breast. Females are smaller, lacking the spurs and beard of the male. The eyes are dark red and the beak is off-white.