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Indian Peafowl (white morph)

Pavo cristatus mut. alba

Description:

The Indian Peafowl or Blue Peafowl (Pavo cristatus) is a large and brightly coloured bird of the pheasant family native to South Asia, but introduced and semi-feral in many other parts of the world. The species was first named and described by Linnaeus in 1758. The name Pavo cristatus is still in use now.

Habitat:

A small park in Saerbeck, Germany.

Notes:

I added new pictures from April.

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2 Comments

RiekoS
RiekoS 6 years ago

Beautiful bird.

Brinschk
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Brinschk

Saerbeck, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Lat: 52.15, Long: 7.67

Spotted on Jan 27, 2013
Submitted on Mar 25, 2013

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