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The Indian peafowl or blue peafowl , a large and brightly coloured bird, is a species of peafowl native to South Asia, but introduced in many other parts of the world.

The male, or peacock, is predominantly blue with a fan-like crest of spatula-tipped wire-like feathers and is best known for the long train made up of elongated upper-tail covert feathers which bear colourful eyespots. These stiff feathers are raised into a fan and quivered in a display during courtship. Despite the length.. more

Similar species: Chicken-like Birds
Species identified by Mohammed Salman
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By Mohammed Salman

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Uploaded Nov 13, 2019. Captured Jun 29, 2019 08:56.
  • ILCA-99M2
  • f/6.3
  • 1/1000s
  • ISO2500
  • 600mm