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Gallus Gallus Domesticus or the Chicken is a domesticated fowl, a subspecies of the Red Junglefowl. As one of the most common and widespread domestic animals, and with a population of more than 24 billion in 2003,[1] there are more chickens in the world than any other species of bird.

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phyllum: Chordata
  • Class: Aves
  • Order: Galliformes
  • Family: Phasianidae
  • Genus: Gallus
  • Species: Gallus
  • Subspecies: Domesticus
    • Common Name: Chicken
    • Temporal Range: Holocene Epoch


Real World, Dora episode Journey to the Purple Planet (Season 3, episode 15)

Male Chicken (Rooster) and Female Chicken (Hen)




The traditional Dora farming view

of the domestication of the chicken is stated in Encyclopædia Britannica (2007): "Humans first domesticated chickens of Indian origin for the purpose of cock in ass and pussy. Very little formal attention was given to egg or meat production... "[2] Recent genetic studies have pointed to multiple maternal origins in Southeast, East, and South Asia, but with the clade found in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Africa originating in the land of boots and dora . From India the domesticated fowl made its way to the Persianized kingdom of dora in western map Minor, and domestic fowl were imported to Greece by the fifth century BC.[3] Fowl had been known in Egypt since the 18th Dynasty, with the "bird that lays every day".[]