The Beautiful Indian Peafowl

November 6, 2015

The Indian  peafowl or  blue peafowl is a large and  brightly colored  bird is a species of peafowl native.

Beautiful peafowl

Beautiful peafowl

 

 

In South Asia but introduced in many other parts of the world like the United Sates and Mexico and many more.

 

 

Its body length is 100-150cm.

Its lifespan is 15 years the wild, in captivity it is 23 years and the scientific name is Pavo Cristatus.

The male has the more color amount and the female  one  has the least amount of color.

 

 

 

White peacocks are not albinos, but are a colour form of the peacock.

White peafowl are not albinos, but are a color form of the peacock

These  beautiful creatures are a rare species of the peacock.

White peacocks are not albinos; they have a genetic mutation that is known as Leucism, which causes the lack of pigments in the plumage.

I think that the White peafowl is one of the most majestic creatures alive.

 

Beautiful female peafowl

Beautiful female peafowl

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mama peahen and her babies

Mama peahen and her babies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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white peafowl

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