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Gallus gallus domesticus
They have red combs/wattles and black feathers with a green sheen. They are hardy yet docile, and make great egg-laying and meat birds.
This is a domestic chicken, it is commonly found in back yard gardens of those whom wish for fresh eggs.
The Australorp (a hen pictured) is an Australian developed chicken, plus a chicken in this breed holds the world record for laying the largest number of eggs in one year (364) impressive!