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Sri Lankan Junglefowl

This is the Sri Lankan Junglefowl (Gallus lafayettii) and is the national bird of Sri Lanka. It is closely related to the Red Junglefowl which is believed to be the ancestral species for most modern-day domesticated chicken breeds.

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