A Peacock is a bird native to the Asian continent that can also be mentioned as dreadful . Belongs to order of the galliformes and, in the case of the male, it can have a length of about 115 centimeters without taking into account the tail.
Just the males provide the distinctive feature of peacocks. When they are in zeal these animals they open their tail by way of fan , displaying very colorful designs to attract the attention of females.
He sexual dimorphism this species whose scientific name is Turkey cristatus , is very marked. While males can weigh about six kilograms, females do not usually reach four kilos. The males, on the other hand, have blue feathers in their anterior part with green on the head, and the females have a green plumage on the neck, brown on the chest and white on the lower area.
As for the behavior , the peacock is polygamous and feeds on amphibians and reptiles of small size; insects; fruits; seeds; and plants. The females lay between four and eight eggs at each laying and are responsible for incubating them alone.
Along the history , the human being has attributed various symbolisms to the peacock. It is usually linked to to know Yet the beauty . Given the circles similar to eyes that show the males when deploying their tail, they are also associated with the eternity .
It should be noted that, beyond the positive features, the peacock is related to the vanity . This is due to the aforementioned display of the plumage of its tail, which allows it to display its color.