Other Names: Indian Peafowl or Blue Peafowl, Peacock
Native to South Asia, but introduced worldwide.
Large birds that measure from bill to tail of 100 to 115 cm (40 to 46 inches) and to the end of a fully grown train from 195 to 225 cm (78 to 90 inches) and weigh 4 - 6 kg (8.8-13.2 lbs). Females are generally smaller.
The colorful male is mostly metallic blue with a fan-like crest and a long train made up of elongated upper-tail covert feathers with colorful "eyespots".
The female has a duller brown plumage and a greenish lower neck.